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The world is wrestling with a variety of events, all classified under the name of Islam.The first has to do with the excessive use of "Islam" in denoting as many aspects of daily life as possible. With Islam being a holistic religion, modern leaders of Muslim-majority societies tend to encourage the description of as many aspects as possible of modern life under a restrictive Islamic paradigm. In nations where Muslims comprise a small majority of the population, the role of Islam has been more undecided.Culturally, however, a sense of Islamic cosmopolitanism, inclusiveness and liberation was enhanced over time. Such had been the peaceful historical nature of Islam in Southeast Asia. A majority of Southeast Asian non-Muslims may have come to see Islam as a threat to their civil and religious liberties, but it is just as worrying to Muslims that Islam – perhaps because of its decentralized and devolved procedure of doctrinal proclamations – is being so evidently and easily hijacked."Islam" as a self-glorifying and self-justifying marker is up for grabs.
Islam has reconciled Malays with economic development
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