The KTP Quandary: Islam, the Ahmadiyya, and the reproduction of Indonesian Nationalism

  title={The KTP Quandary: Islam, the Ahmadiyya, and the reproduction of Indonesian Nationalism},
  author={Daniel C. Bottomley},
  journal={Contemporary Islam},
The history of Islam and Indonesian nationalism has been one of constant contestation and acquiescence. Although a new openness in discussing Islamic issues has emerged within Indonesia since President Suharto’s rule came to an end, past logics of national cohesion have not dissipated and have in fact contributed to the upheaval over the Ahmadiyya’s position as Indonesian Muslims and Indonesians. Exploring Indonesian Identification Cards (Kartu Tanda Penduduk, otherwise known as KTP), which… 
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