Islamic Vector in Indonesia’s Foreign and Domestic Policy: A Historical Retrospective (Article one)

Kuklin N.S.


Indonesian foreign policy in the Islamic direction is often viewed from the standpoint of the religiosity of the elites and their solidarity with the “brothers in faith”, however, the history of the development of Indonesian statehood and the peculiarities of Indonesian Islam show that the Islamic vector has long been identified by the elites with the anti-colonial and anti-imperialist discourse and only at the present stage began to acquire the features of the discourse of political Islam.


Indonesia; Pancha Sila; Sukarno; Islam Nusantara; diplomacy.

DOI: 10.31249/rimm/2021.03.06

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