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By Christopher M. Joll

This quantity offers an ethnographic description of Muslim merit-making rhetoric, rituals and rationales in Thailand’s Malay far-south. This examine is located in Cabetigo, considered one of Pattani’s oldest and most crucial Malay groups that has been subjected to various Thai and Islamic affects during the last hundred years. the amount describes spiritual rhetoric on the topic of merit-making being carried out in either Thai and Malay, that the non secular foreign money of benefit is generated in the course of the functionality of in the community taking place Malay adat, and globally normative amal 'ibadat.  Concerning the reason for merit-making, merit-makers are stimulated through either a wish to verify their very own convenience within the grave and private vindication at judgment, in addition to to move advantage for these already within the grave, who're recognized to the merit-maker. whereas the rhetoric components of Muslim merit-making demonstrate Thai impression, its ritual components verify the neighborhood impression of reformist activism.

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By Christopher M. Joll

This quantity offers an ethnographic description of Muslim merit-making rhetoric, rituals and rationales in Thailand’s Malay far-south. This examine is located in Cabetigo, considered one of Pattani’s oldest and most crucial Malay groups that has been subjected to various Thai and Islamic affects during the last hundred years. the amount describes spiritual rhetoric on the topic of merit-making being carried out in either Thai and Malay, that the non secular foreign money of benefit is generated in the course of the functionality of in the community taking place Malay adat, and globally normative amal 'ibadat.  Concerning the reason for merit-making, merit-makers are stimulated through either a wish to verify their very own convenience within the grave and private vindication at judgment, in addition to to move advantage for these already within the grave, who're recognized to the merit-maker. whereas the rhetoric components of Muslim merit-making demonstrate Thai impression, its ritual components verify the neighborhood impression of reformist activism.

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