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Jakarta and Jayapura: The Dialogue of Religions and 'Papua, Land of Peace'

May, John D'Arcy (2010) Jakarta and Jayapura: The Dialogue of Religions and 'Papua, Land of Peace'. In: Religion and Retributive Logic: Essays in Honour of Professor Garry W. Trompf. Studies in the History of Religions (126). Brill, Leiden and Boston, pp. 19-42. ISBN 978 90 04 17880 9


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The religious situation in West Papua is obscure, but sufficient is known to acknowledge the role of dialogue among the various religions represented there in helping to promote human rights. However, questions remain about the capacity of Indonesian Islam to support such dialogue and the ethical consensus that should emerge from it.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: West Papua, Islam, Indonesia, human rights, inter religious dialogue
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Applied Research
Subjects: D - Ecumenical Studies
A - World Religions
College/Association with University of Divinity: Other University of Divinity
Depositing User: Dr John D'Arcy May
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2014 05:41
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2014 00:33
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1591

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