Ahmad Syafi'i Maarif
Ahmad Syafi'i Maarif is a prominent Indonesia
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n intellectual. Ahmad Syafi'i Maarif was the leader of Muhammadiyah
Muhammadiyah is an Islamic organization in Indonesia. Muhammadiyah, literally means "followers of Muhammad"...

, one of the two biggest Muslim organizations in Indonesia, in 1998 - 2005. Ahmad Syafi'i Maarif was the founder of Maarif Institute and who led and inspired born of Jaringan Intelektual Muda Muhammadiyah. Nowadays, beside as senior lecturer in IKIP Yogyakarta, Syafii active as spokesperson and writer. His written about madani society published in any Indonesian media.

List of Books

  • Mengapa Vietnam Jatuh Seluruhnya ke Tangan Komunis, Yayasan FKIS-IKIP, Yogyakarta, 1975
  • Dinamika Islam, Shalahuddin Press, 1984
  • Islam, Mengapa Tidak ?, Shalahuddin Press, 1984
  • Percik-percik Pemikiran Iqbal, Shalahuddin Press, 1984
  • Islam dan Masalah Kenegaraan, LP3ES, 1985

Village Boy

Si Anak Kampung (Village Boy) Film told about Syafii Ma'arif in period of 1930-1950. The film inspired youth about importance of education, dream and appreciate religious value.

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