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Dr. Zainal Abidin Bagir


E-Mail:  zainalbagir at ugm dot ac dot id

From:  Universitas Gadjah Mada




Bachelor: Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung

Master: International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization, ISTAC, Malaysia

Doctor: Indiana University, USA

Recent Publication

2020: Limitations to Freedom of Religion or Belief in Indonesia: Norms and Practices. Religion and Human Rights 15 (2020), 39–56.

2020: Democracy and the “Conservative Turn” in Indonesia. Alternative Voices in Muslim Southeast Asia (eds. Norshahril Saat and Ibrahim, Azhar). ISEAS. 139-155.

2019: Reading Laudato Si’ in a Rainforest Country: Ecological Conversion and Recognition of Indigenous Communities. Laudato Si’ and the Environment: Pope Francis' Green Encyclical (ed. Robert McKim) Routledge. 38-59.

2019: Membatasai tanpa Melanggar Kebebasan Beragama atau Berkeyakinan. CRCS UGM.

2018: Kerukunan dan Penodaan Agama: Alternatif Penyelesaian Masalah. CRCS UGM.

2018: The Politics and Law of Religious Governance in Indonesia. Routledge Companion to Contemporary Indonesia.

2017: Islam and Ecology: Norms and Practices. Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology. 79-87.

2015: The Importance of Religion and Ecology in Indonesia. Worldviews: Global Religions, Culture, and Ecology 19 (2), 99-102

2014: Mengelola keragaman dan kebebasan beragama: sejarah, teori dan advokasi (Buku Pertama). Program Studi Agama dan Lintas Budaya, Universitas Gadjah Mada.

2014: Advocacy for Religious Freedom in Democratizing Indonesia. The Review of Faith & International Affairs 12 (4), 27-39.

Research Interest

Religion, Science and Ecology, Religious Freedom