Islam, Economic Globalization, and the Blended Ethics of Self

@inproceedings{Hefner2012IslamEG,
  title={Islam, Economic Globalization, and the Blended Ethics of Self},
  author={Robert W. Hefner},
  year={2012}
}
With its four decades of economic growth and its booming middle class, Indonesia has become something of a paradigmatic case in research on Islam, economic globalization, and blended subjectivity. As the literature under review confirms, Indonesia’s Muslim middle class is the world’s most avid consumer of “Islamic” self-help and life-coaching literature. Although Indonesia’s lifestyle coaches agree in emphasizingmoral connection and the ethical use of wealth, they disagree on the precise… CONTINUE READING