Publications by Dr. Hefner
Books Authored and Edited
Forthcoming (under contract). Editor. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Indonesia. New York and London: Routledge.
2016 Editor. Shari‘a Law and Modern Muslim Ethics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
2013 Co-Editor, with John Hutchinson, Sara Mels, and Christiane Timmerman. Religions in Movement: The Local and the Global in Contemporary Faith Traditions. New York: Routledge.
2013 Editor. Global Pentecostalism in the 21st Century: Gender, Piety and Politics in the World’s Fastest-Growing Faith Community. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
2011. Editor. Shari`a Politics: Islamic Law and Society in the Modern Muslim World. Indiana University Press.
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2010. Editor. Muslims and Modernity: Culture and Society Since 1800. New Cambridge History of Islam, Vol. 6. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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2009. Editor. Making Modern Muslims: The Politics of Islamic Education in Southeast Asia. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
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2007 (February). Editor, with Muhammad Qasim Zaman. Schooling Islam: The Culture and Politics of Modern Muslim Education. Princeton: Series on Muslim Politics, Princeton University Press.
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2005. Editor. Remaking Muslim Politics: Pluralism, Contestation, Democratization. Princeton: Series on Muslim Politics, Princeton University Press.
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2001. Editor. The Politics of Multiculturalism: Pluralism and Citizenship in Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
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2000. Civil Islam: Muslims and Democratization in Indonesia. Princeton University Press. Published as Civil Islam: Islam dan Demokratisasi di Indonesia, in Indonesian translation by the Institute for the Study of the Free Flow of Information (ISAI), Jakarta, spring 2001.
2000. Islam, Pasar, Keadilan: Artikulasi Lokal, Kapitalisme, dan Demokrasi [Islam, Markets, Justice: Local Articulations of Capitalism and Democracy]. Yogyakarta: LKiS Press.
1998. Editor, Democratic Civility: The History and Cross-Cultural Possibility of a Modern Political Ideal. New Brunswick: Transaction Press. 1998.
1998. Editor, Market Cultures: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms. Westview Press.
2000. Indonesian edition translated by T. Iskandar Ali and published as Budaya Pasar: Masyarakat dan Moralitas dalam Kapitalisme Asia Baru. Jakarta: LP3ES Press, Jakarta, 2000.
1997. Editor, with Patricia Horvatich. Islam in an Era of Nation-States: Politics and Religious Renewal in Muslim Southeast Asia. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press.
2001. Indonesian edition translated by Imron Rosyidi and published as, Islam di Era Negara Bangsa. Yogyakarta: Tiara Wacana Press.
1995. ICMI dan Perjuangan menuju Kelas Menengah Indonesia. (ICMI and the Struggle For an Indonesian Middle Class). Yogyakarta (Indonesia): PT Tiara Wacana Yogya. Translated by Endi Haryono, with an Introduction by Emha Ainun Nadjib.
1993. Editor. Conversion to Christianity: Historical and Anthropological Perspectives on a Great Transformation. Berkeley: University of California Press.
1990. The Political Economy of Mountain Java: An Interpretive History. University of California Press. Translated and published in Indonesia as, Geger Tengger: Perubahan Sosial dan Perkelahian Politik (Yogyakarta: LKiS Press, 1999).
1985. Hindu Javanese: Tengger Tradition and Islam. Princeton: Princeton University Press. (A Choice “Outstanding Academic Book of the Year,” 1986).
Selected Articles and Book Chapters
2016 “Muslim Feminism and Shari‘a Law in Indonesia.” In Robert W. Hefner, ed., Shari‘a Law and Modern Muslim Ethics, pp. 203-35. Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press.
2016 “Shari‘a Law and the Quest for a Modern Muslim Ethics.” In Robert W. Hefner, ed., Shari‘a Law and Modern Muslim Ethics, pp. 1-33. Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press.
2016 (March). With Zainal Abidin Bagir. “Christianity and Religious Freedom in Indonesia since 1998.” In Allen Hertzke and Timothy Samuel Shah, eds., Christianity and Freedom: Contemporary Perspectives, Vol. 2, pp. 191-221. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2015 (September). “Varieties of Religious Governance: A Practical Perspective.” In Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Saba Mahmood, and Peter G. Danchin, eds., Politics of Religious Freedom, pp. 127-35. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press.
2015 “Muslims and Democracy.” In William Case, ed., Routledge Handbook of Southeast Asian Democratization, pp. 170-185. New York and London: Routledge.
2014 (November-December). “Islam and Plurality, Old and New.” Society 51:6, pp. 636-44.
2014 (March-April). “Modern Muslims and the Challenge of Plurality.” Special issue symposium on, “Pluralism in the Mind and in Politics.” Society 51:2, pp. 131-39.
2014 (February). “Negara Mengelola Keragaman: Kajian Mengenai Kebebasan Beragama di Indonesia” [State Management of Diversity: An Analysis of Freedom of Religion in Indonesia]. In Zainal Abidin Bagir, ed., Mengelola Keragaman dan Kebebasan Beragama di Indonesia: Sejarah, Teori dan Advokasi [State Management of Diversity and Freedom of Religion in Indonesia: History, Theory and Advocacy] pp. 23-45. Yogyakarta: Center for Religious and Cross-Cultural Studies Press.
2013 (July). “The Study of Religious Freedom in Indonesia.” Review of Faith and International Affairs 2:2, pp. 18-27.
2013 “Indonesia in the Global Scheme of Islamic Things: The Virtuous Circle of Education, Associations, and Constitutional Democracy.” In Kees van Dijk, ed., Islam in Indonesia: Contrasting Images and Interpretations, pp. 49-62. Leiden: ICAS Press.
2012 (December). “Global Politics and the Question of Shari‘a: An Introduction.” Review of Faith and International Affairs 10:4, pp. 1-8.
2012 (December). “Shari‘a Politics and Indonesian Democracy.” Review of Faith and International Affairs 10:4, pp. 61-69.
2012 (April). “Foreword.” In Charles E. Farhadian, ed., Introducing World Christianity, pp. ix-x. West Sussex, UK: Wiley Blackwell.
2012 (March). “Islamic Radicalism in a Democratizing Indonesia.” In Shahram Akbarzadeh, ed., The Routledge Handbook of Political Islam, pp. 105-118. New York and London: Routledge.
2012 (March). “Rethinking Islam and Democracy.” In Timothy Samuel Shah, Alfred Stepan, and Monica Duffy Toft, eds., Rethinking Religion and World Affairs, pp. 85-103. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2011 (June). “Where Have all the Abangan Gone? Religionization and the Decline of Non-Standard Islam in Indonesia.” In Rémy Madinier and Michel Picard, eds., Religious Change in Modern Southeast Asia, pp. 71-91. London and New York: Routledge.
Forthcoming, “Indonesia” and “Malaysia,” in Patricia Crone, ed., Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
Forthcoming. “Indonesia: Islam and Ethnicity.” In John L. Esposito, editor, Oxford Islamic Studies Online.
Forthcoming. “Muslim Education.” In Emad al-Din Shahin, ed., Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2011. “Geertz among Anthropologists.” Anthropology Now 3:1: 108-113.
2011. “Review Essay: Islam in the Indonesia Transition.” Indonesia 91 (April): 193-202.
2011. “Human Rights and Democracy in Islam: The Indonesian Case in Global Perspective.” In Thomas Banchoff and Robert Wuthnow, eds., Religion and the Global Politics of Human Rights, pp. 39-69. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2010. “From the Madrasas of the Middle Ages to the Impact of Globalisation.” In Oasis, A Biannual Journal of the Oasis International Foundation, Venice, Italy, 6:2: 34-38.
2010. “Religious Resurgence in Contemporary Asia: Southeast Asian Perspectives on Capitalism, the State, and the New Piety.” Journal of Asian Studies, 69:4: 1031-1047.
2010. “Muslim Schools, Social Movements, and Democratization in Indonesia.” In M.S. Merry and Jeffrey Ayala Milligan, eds, Citizenship, Identity, and Education in Muslim Communities: Essays on Attachment and Obligation, pp. 125-45. New York: Palgrave.
2010. “Muslims and Modernity: Culture and Society in an Age of Contest and Plurality.” In Robert W. Hefner, ed., Muslims and Modernity: Culture and Society since 1800, pp. 1-35. Volume 6 in The New Cambridge History of Islam. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2010. “Islamic Knowledge and Education in the Modern Age.” In Robert W. Hefner, ed., Muslims and Modernity: Culture and Society since 1800, pp. 497-520. Volume 6 in The New Cambridge History of Islam. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2010. “South-East Asia from 1910.” In Francis Robinson, ed., The Islamic World in the Age of Western Dominance, pp. 591-622. Volume 5 in The New Cambridge History of Islam. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
2009. “Religion and Modernity Worldwide.” In Peter Clark, ed., Encyclopedia of the Sociology of Religion, Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 152-71.
2008. “Global Trends in Islamic Finance: Social Legacies and Institutional Variation.” In Mercy Kuo and Eric Altbach, eds., Islamic Finance in Southeast Asia: Local Practice, Global Impact, pp. 21-30. Seattle: National Bureau of Asia Research.
2008. “Indonesian Islam, Post-Soeharto: The Struggle for the Sunni Center, A Review Article.” In Indonesia 86 (October): 171-92.
2008. “Religion and Violence in Post-Soeharto Indonesia: A Review Essay.” In Journal of Asian Studies 67:1 (February), 667-74.
2007. “Ambivalent Embrace: Islamic Economics and Global Capitalism.” In Jonathan B. Imber, ed., Markets, Morals, & Religion, pp. 141-55. New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers.
2007. “The sword against the crescent: religion and violence in Muslim Southeast Asia.” In Linell E. Cady and Sheldon W. Simon, eds., Religion and Conflict in South and Southeast Asia: Disrupting violence, pp.33-50. London and New York: Routledge.
2006. “State, Society, and Secularity in Contemporary Indonesia.” In Theodore Friend, ed., Religion and Religiosity in the Philippines and Indonesia: Essays on State, Society, and Public Creeds, pp. 39-51. Washington D.C.: School of Advanced International Studies and Brookings Institution Press.
2005. “Social Legacies and Possible Futures.” In John Bresnan, ed., Indonesia: The Great Transition, pp. 75-136. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield.
2004. “Shariah Formalism or Democratic Communitarianism? The Islamic Resurgence and Political Theory.” In Chua Beng-Huat, ed., Democracy and Communitarianism in Asia, pp. 122-47. London and New York: RoutledgeCurzon.
2004. “Hindu Reform in an Islamizing Java: Pluralism and Peril.” In Martin Ramstedt, ed., Hinduism in Modern Indonesia: A Minority Religion Between Local, National, and Global Interests, pp. 93-108. Leiden: KITLV Press. 2003.
2003. “Civic Pluralism Denied? The New Media and Jihadi Violence in Indonesia.” In Dale F. Eickelman and Jon W. Anderson, eds., New Media in the Muslim World: The Emerging Public Sphere, pp. 158-179. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
2002. “Global Violence and Indonesian Muslim Politics.” Special Section, “In Focus: September 11, 2001.” American Anthropologist 104:3 (September): 754-65.
2002. “Muhammadiyah.” Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, Richard C. Martin, ed., pp. 463-4. New York: Macmillan Reference.
2002. “The Struggle for the Soul of Islam.” In Craig Calhoun, Paul Price, and Ashley Timmer, eds., Understanding September 11, pp. 41-52. Project coordinated by the Social Science Research Council, New York. New York: The New Press.
2001. “Public Islam and the Problem of Democratization.” Sociology of Religion, Special Issue, Guest Edited by José Casanova, 62:4:491-514.
(Reprinted in Islam, Mona Siddiqui ed. London: Sage Publications, 2010).
2001. “Southeast Asian Studies, Culture.” In International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, N.J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, editors, pp. 14,666-70. Oxford: Pergamon.
1999. “Tengger: The Hindu Javanese.” In James J. Fox, ed., Encylopedia of the Indonesian Heritage. Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, pp. 78-79.
1998. “Conversion,” pp. 191-193; “Indonesia,” pp. 372-74; “Islam, Southeast Asian,” pp. 393-97; and “Soekarno,” pp. 721-22. In Robert Wuthnow, Editor in Chief, The Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion. Washington D.C.: Congressional Quarterly Books.
1998. “Multiple Modernities: Christianity, Islam, and Hinduism in a Globalizing Age.” Annual Review of Anthropology 27:83-104.
1998. “Secularization and Citizenship in Muslim Indonesia.” In David Martin, Paul Heelas, and Paul Morris, eds., Religion, Modernity, and Postmodernity, pp. 147-168. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers.
1998. “On the History and Cross-Cultural Possibility of a Democratic Ideal.” In R. Hefner, ed., Democratic Civility: The History and Cross-Cultural Possibility of a Modern Political Ideal, pp. 3-49. New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers.
1998. “A Muslim Civil Society? Indonesian Reflections on the Conditions of Its Possibility.” In Robert W. Hefner, ed., Democratic Civility: The History and Cross-Cultural Possibility of a Modern Political Ideal, pp. 285-321.
1998. “Introduction: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms.” In Hefner, ed., Market Cultures: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms, pp. 1-38
1998. “Markets and Justice for Muslim Indonesians.” In Hefner, ed., Market Cultures: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms, pp. 224-50.
1995. “Syncretism.” In John L. Esposito (ed.), Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World. Oxford University Press, Vol IV, pp. 149-52.
1987. “The Political Economy of Islamic Conversion in Modern East Java.” In William R. Roff (ed.), Islam and the Political Economy of Meaning: Comparative Studies of Muslim Discourse, pp.53-78. Berkeley: University of California Press.
1987. “Islamizing Java? Religion and Politics in Rural East Java.” In The Journal of Asian Studies 3:46:533-554.