Paradise defiled

  title={Paradise defiled},
  author={Jeff Lewis},
  journal={European Journal of Cultural Studies},
  pages={223 - 242}
  • Jeff Lewis
  • Published 1 May 2006
  • Sociology
  • European Journal of Cultural Studies
The spread of global Jihadist terrorism was brutally announced in the 2002 Bali bombings. The attacks marked a significant moment in the relationship between Australia and Bali. The bewilderment characterizing Balinese and Australian responses to the 2002 bombings is linked to processes of globalization and the ‘de-bordering’ of knowledge, most particularly as it resonates through locally constituted ‘ideology’, beliefs and identity. While for the Bali Hindu communities this cultural… Expand
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