Approaches to "Moderate" Islam in Asia—The Dynamics among Islam, Muslim Identity, Politics, and Society in Asia

On August 3, 2007, NBR convened a team of experts at the International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) 5 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to share findings from a study exploring the various manifestations of Islam in Asia and the policy implications for the United States. Discussing the religio-political environments of countries across Eurasia, South Asia, and Southeast Asia, the panelists provided invaluable “insider” perspectives on the diversity, challenges, and hopes of today’s Asian Muslim world. A summary of panel discussion is available:

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