Muslims as minorities

history and social realities of Muslims in Singapore by Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir

Publisher: Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in Bangi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 129 Downloads: 429
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Subjects:

  • Muslims -- Singapore -- History,
  • Minorities -- Singapore,
  • Islam and politics -- Singapore

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [117]-126) and index.

StatementKamaludeen Mohamed Nasir, Syed Muhd. Khairudin Aljunied.
ContributionsAljunied, Syed Muhd. Khairudin, 1976-
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23864011M
ISBN 109789679428599
LC Control Number2009318390
OCLC/WorldCa319583449

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