Index
in Political theologies and development in Asia

Index

Note: ‘n.’ after a page reference indicates the number of a note on that page

Adorno, Theodor 134 n.3
Afghanistan 38
Africa 17, 57, 61
Agamben, Giorgio 2, 21, 69, 113
agriculture 109
agnostic 46
‘Alid piety 29
America see United States
Amnesty International 10
anthropology 26, 74, 901, 1234, 138 n.10
Antioch 14
Arditi, Benjamin 3
Arendt, Hannah 88, 90
Asad, Talal 556, 1203
Asia 117, 1820, 25, 357, 523, 57, 612, 64, 99
Central 7, 17, 34, 38, 63
East 10, 14, 42, 45, 11920, 1234
pre-modern 56, 109
South 7, 17, 63, 109
Southeast 56, 11, 1416, 37, 42, 45, 105, 10910, 133 n.3, 137 n.2
Western 7, 17, 22, 258, 61, 63
Asian Financial Crisis 125
Asian values 14
aspiration 3, 811, 1314, 46, 58, 63, 78, 88, 91, 96, 106
and salvation 2, 910, 14, 17, 94, 102, 112, 11617, 131
atheists 46
Atia, Mona 17, 56, 61
Bakhtin, Mikhail 3
Barnett, Michael 9
Benjamin, Walter 135 n.2
Bennett, Jane 71, 85, 8990, 103
Bhagavad Gītā 45, 48, 501, 134 n.7
Bhumibol, Adulyadej (King of Thailand) 1516, 80, 1046, 10816, 118, 133 n.6
blood 12, 16, 22, 65, 709, 816, 123, 136 n.610
body-politic 3, 267, 29, 32, 35
Bolotta, Giuseppe 5, 12, 14, 71, 117, 133 n.6
Bornstein, Erica 14
Buddhism 56, 10, 1316, 42, 456, 57, 71, 756, 81, 86, 1049, 11117, 133 n.1, 6, 140 n.1, 2, 4
socially engaged 5
Theravada 73, 82, 116
bureaucracy 20, 32, 68, 93, 107
bureaucratisation 24, 2930, 34
bureaucrats 11
Central Asia see Asia, Central
charisma 7, 2435, 378
Indo-Buddhist 81
royal 812
saintly 7, 29, 32, 34
charity 17, 334, 56, 5862, 647
China 10, 22, 25, 36, 58, 112, 123, 126
Christendom 4, 26
Christian(ity) 1, 47, 9, 11, 1314, 27, 43, 46, 55, 57, 59, 61, 66, 117, 139 n.20, 23
Catholic 75, 133 n.6
Europe 2, 4, 25, 106
evangelical 14
Judeo-Christian 6, 13, 51
Latin 67, 26, 28, 36
medieval 6, 75, 104, 1078, 140 n.1
Occidental 20, 71
Orthodox 37
Protestant 15, 112, 132
citizenship 84, 11927, 136 n.5, 137 n.12
civilisation 3, 22, 109
climate change 10, 40, 134 n.1
Cold War 80, 109, 110, 112, 114, 115
colonialism 58, 17, 20, 24, 289, 347, 39, 47, 502, 54, 109
concrete 16, 702, 7884, 86, 136 n.4, 137 n16
consumerism 115, 117
corporation 22, 26, 33
cosmologies 5, 15, 36, 114
Abrahamic 6
developmental 10, 105
galactic/mandalic 6
Greco-Roman 6
Indic 6, 15, 105, 109, 11517
Islamic 6, 30
Judeo-Christian 107
millennial 4
Crockett, Clayton 1212
Crush, Jonathan 9
De Vries, Hent 3, 71, 85, 135 n.1, 138 n.13
death 2, 12, 13, 446, 1046, 11011, 11516, 134 n.6, 140 n.28
democracy 5, 15, 21, 44, 69, 70, 725, 78, 824, 89, 93, 104, 106, 113, 125, 139 n.21
demos 3, 21
devarāja 6, 133 n.3
development
East Asian miracle 14
global flows 6
organisations 6
priesthood 11
and religion 8, 133 n.7
teleology 13, 44
transnational networks 8, 58, 60, 66, 94, 100, 124, 133 n.7
Western-style 7, 52
developmentalism 8, 52, 53, 54, 72, 82, 1234
Devji, Faisal 53
Dhammakaya Temple 14
dhammarāja 6, 81
Dharma 5, 6, 14, 50, 81, 104, 1078, 110, 113, 140 n.1
Dirlik, Arif 1234
divinity 13, 105, 107, 10910, 112, 114
Duara, Prasenjit 5, 25, 36, 48
East Asia see Asia, East
ecumene 4, 7, 19, 26, 35, 39
economy 20, 28, 34, 40, 42, 49, 50, 54, 57, 61, 712, 80, 94, 105, 110, 1227, 132, 139 n.16
moral 59
neoliberal 4, 13, 67, 120
occult 17, 62
political 20, 52, 7980, 82
sufficiency (setachid pho phieng) 16, 109, 112, 117
England 589, 66, 135 n.1
Enlightenment 1, 41, 47, 53
political theory 1
rationality 2
entanglements
non-linear, multi-vectored 4, 7, 17, 66
between religion and development 4, 9
between religion and politics 4, 9
trans-confessional 5
eschatology 13
ethics 1416, 46, 48, 66, 89, 92, 1001, 124
etymology 4
Europe 46, 18, 20, 22, 29, 368, 53, 57, 61, 63, 120, 127
Christianity in 106
Euro-America 4
medieval 5, 25
exception 22, 37, 51, 77
state of 2, 69
faith 3, 10, 56, 91, 967, 99, 124, 132
Fassin, Didier 1112, 55, 59, 656, 75
fear 3, 467, 49, 91, 101
Feener, R. Michael 6, 9, 10, 15, 71, 109, 133 n.4
Ferguson, James 13
Foucault, Michel 44, 55
Fountain, Philip 6, 9, 10, 56, 71, 10910, 133 n.4, 7
Freud, Sigmund 3
Gandhi, Mahatma 15, 43, 45, 4754, 135 n.11, 12
Gaza 61
Geertz, Clifford 6, 117
Germany 38, 43, 66, 99, 135 n.11
ghosts 107
God(s) 23, 6, 1214, 29, 34, 46, 71, 76, 91, 96, 100, 1046, 108, 111, 113, 116
Golden City 13, 11017
Goodchild, Philip 17, 62, 112
governance 4, 13, 17, 29, 32, 36, 47, 84, 91, 93, 136 n.3
Gray, Christine 16, 812, 106, 112, 114
Habermas, Jürgen 89, 139 n.15
Harris, Ian 15
heaven 6, 301, 1045, 1078, 110, 113, 116
Hegel, Georg 434
Heidegger, Martin 55, 89
Hinduism 6, 15, 467, 54, 59, 61, 71, 107, 134 n.5
historiography 45, 66
Occidental 5
Thai 109
history 14, 69, 13, 15, 17, 1820, 28, 30, 34, 36, 423, 46, 48, 54, 559, 636, 68, 703, 767, 7986, 94, 106, 109, 112, 117, 1203, 125, 132, 133 n.1, 6, 135 n.11, 3, 136 n.4, 137 n.19
hierarchy 5, 24, 31, 53, 72, 77, 824, 105, 107, 11213, 1367 n.11
Hobbes, Thomas 27, 389
homini sacri 2
human rights 3, 10
humanitarianism 1013, 1617, 559, 627, 133 n.7
Hussein, Saddam 63, 66
Ibn Khaldun 323, 35
imperialism 32, 34
confessional 5
European 6, 9
see also colonialism
India 67, 12, 14, 22, 30, 405, 4751, 534, 613, 133 n.3, 134 n.5, 135 n.11
indigenous 6
indigenisation 133 n.6
Indonesia 4, 12, 14, 16, 61, 87, 924, 98100, 102, 124, 139 n.18
industrialisation 10, 401, 50, 52, 80, 120, 125, 127
International Monetary Fund (IMF) 10, 125
Iraq 55, 61, 636
Islam 14, 16, 1820, 245, 27, 29, 3233, 47, 579, 613, 65, 878, 91, 934, 96, 98, 1002, 134 n.2, 139 n.201
political 5, 42
Shariʿa 24
Shia (Twelver) 13, 5567, 135 n.2
Sufi 6, 23, 29, 314, 42
Sunni 29, 57, 612, 92
Islamicate 1724, 269, 31, 33, 356, 39
Italy 38
Jainism 46
James, Henry 11
Japan 367, 66, 1246
Kant, Immanuel 43
Kantorowicz, Ernst 5, 26, 106, 108, 140 n.1
Karbala, Battle of 58, 634, 66
Keane, Webb 71, 834, 136 n.4, 137 n.3, 138 n.1011, 139 n.22
Keyes, Charles 5, 15, 107
Khan, Paul 3
king 6, 13, 76, 85, 140 n.5
Buddhist 6, 13, 1078, 1045, 10818, 133 n.6
Christian 107, 140 n.1
as conqueror 6
of development 15, 801, 10818, 140 n.3
God 6, 10818
Mughal 30, 42, 47
renouncer 6, 114
sacral 6, 16
two bodies 56, 26, 301, 1067
kingdoms 6, 64, 76, 104, 109, 111, 113
Korea, Republic of 4, 12, 14, 11920, 12332
Kyoto Protocol 40
Laclau, Ernesto 2, 134 n.3
Latour, Bruno 8990, 138 n.910, 140 n.28
law 5, 33, 68, 75, 845, 1356 n.2
citizenship 137 n.12
dynastic 30
Islamic 59, 60, 93
law giver 32
modern 74
natural 81, 107
Roman 2, 26
state (constitutional) 21, 27, 39, 68, 82
Lebanon 61
Lee Kuan Yew 4
Lefort, Claude 13, 68, 85
Leviathan 7, 19, 25, 27, 303, 36, 389
life 23, 5, 9, 12, 212, 42, 47, 56, 62, 656, 88, 90, 103, 108, 120, 1256, 12931, 139 n.16, 140 n.27
mundane 467
political 17, 912, 138 n.7
politics of 11
public 89, 93
religious 92, 133 n.7
social 17, 71, 111
Mahmood, Saba 379, 88, 92
market 3, 1314, 801, 120, 124, 127, 129, 139 n.16
martyr(dom) 11, 64
Marx, Karl 43
material(ity) 1617, 19, 24, 45, 479, 54, 65, 6872, 746, 7880, 839, 904, 97, 1012, 111, 123, 138 n.10
media 10, 16, 73, 79, 1001, 106, 11415, 11920, 128, 1301, 136 n.9, 139 n.16
Melville, Herman 11
meritocracy 13, 58, 601, 135 n.3
Middle East see Asia, Western
military 42, 47, 1256
hero 26
rule 29, 80, 125
Thai 13, 1516, 72, 7980, 104, 106, 111, 11315, 118, 137 n.13
Milner, Anthony 6
missionaries 9
Mitchell, Timothy 11, 69, 103, 138 n.10, 140 n.28
Mizruchi, Susan 11
modernity 4, 7, 11, 17, 18, 20, 29, 313, 723, 11921, 132
Asian 1516, 25
compressed modernity 10, 119, 120, 124, 125, 132
multiple modernities 25, 356, 39
secular 103
western 12, 7, 43, 53, 57, 125
Modi, Narendra Damodardas 7, 40, 48, 54
Molnar, Thomas 4
monarchy 15, 30, 767, 79, 813, 85
see also king; kingdoms
Mouffe, Chantal 2, 85, 134 n.3
Mughals 29, 30, 42, 47
mukbang 120, 128
nation-state 3, 8, 12, 36, 49, 514, 58, 634, 66, 69, 723, 76, 78, 835, 92, 967, 104, 11415, 117, 11922, 124, 1312, 136 n.1011, 139 n.16
governance 13
nationalism 10, 27, 378, 49, 54, 66, 767, 82, 119, 121, 1234, 126, 135 n.11
sovereignty 2, 15, 279
Nehru, Pandit Jawaharlal 50, 52, 54
Nelson, Robert 11
neoliberal 62, 67, 1201
capitalism 4, 13
culture 58, 62
globalisation 120
pious neoliberalism 17
New Creation Church 14
NGOs 6, 9, 14, 56, 135 n.1
Nietzsche, Friedrich 43, 55
Nuijten, Monique 13
ontologies 2, 7, 1921, 246, 46, 62, 73, 133 n.2
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) 127
Ottomans 309
Pakistan 13, 55, 5761, 63, 66, 91, 135 n.1
Park Chung-Hee 1258
people 13, 21, 27, 38, 76, 105
‘good people’ 82, 85
see also demos
People’s Action Party 11
Persia 6, 30
philanthropy 14, 56, 62, 65
political theology
and aesthetics 3, 16, 71, 74, 88, 934, 1001
and death 2, 1213, 446, 1047, 11011, 11516, 134 n.6
de-centred 7, 17, 20
and desire 3, 47, 54, 72, 93
and emotions 3, 122, 124
Eurocentric 15
and fear 3, 46, 91
and hope 3, 13, 60, 91, 122
Latin-American 5
and life 23, 9, 1112, 17, 42, 467, 56, 62, 66, 8893, 103, 120, 130
post-colonial 67, 17, 24, 37
the political 2, 4, 41, 51, 57, 60, 63, 6872, 745, 79, 826, 102, 133 n.12, 134 n.3, 138 n.12
and seduction 3
and unconsciousness 3, 84
of yoga 7, 4854
politics
of life 11
of suffering and compassion 11
priesthood 11
progress 12, 15, 19, 36, 72, 94, 10910, 115
prosperity 1314, 17, 44, 86, 104, 10912, 117
protest 16, 57, 729, 824, 99100, 136 n.67
public sphere 17, 87, 8990, 92, 94, 96, 102, 139 n.21
Qur’an 12, 16, 87, 929, 101
Red Shirts 12, 70, 725
Redfield, Peter 12
religion
and capitalism 14, 17, 5860, 112, 121
and development 45, 810, 1617, 36, 44, 124
genealogies 4, 7, 13, 578, 645
giving 14, 5863, 65, 67
and materiality 902, 98, 1013, 133 n.7
and medicine 47, 131
and politics 2, 45, 8, 19, 27, 29, 31, 39, 42, 44, 912, 1213
religiopolitical (nexus) 7, 1720, 23, 2730, 35
Rg Veda 7, 412, 446
rituals 3, 11, 223, 812, 112, 116, 122, 126
political 78
prayer 126
purificatory 62
Rorty, Richard 91
Rostow, Walt 14
Rudnyickj, Daromir 124
sacralisation 17, 204, 26, 30
sacred 24, 12, 16, 48, 75, 84, 90, 1023
sacrifice 23, 89, 1113, 17, 645, 74, 80, 83, 96, 101, 104, 115, 117, 133 n.5
blood 12, 71, 75, 136 n.6
Christ – crucifixion 11, 75
and the nation 3, 1112, 73, 76, 114, 125
and victimhood 2, 89, 12, 17
war-making 11
Said, Edward 4
saint(ly) 7, 2932, 34
salvation 2, 810, 14, 17, 104, 112, 11617, 131
Samsung 125, 127
Schmitt, Carl 12, 21, 41, 434, 46, 51, 55, 689, 834, 104, 1223
science 3, 81, 94
Scott, Rachelle 14, 112
Second World War 8, 81, 125
secular 15, 89, 11, 1415, 1821, 27, 359, 44, 48, 53, 557, 68, 70, 76, 83, 85, 1034, 1203
secularisation 24, 62, 122
secularism 1, 37, 121
Shia see Islam
Singapore 3, 11, 14
sociology 7, 1820, 256, 32, 134 n.2, 135 n.3
South Asia see Asia, South
South Korea see Korea, Republic of
Southeast Asia see Asia, Southeast
sovereignty
immanent 2
of the (individual) self 7, 52, 54
Islamicate 28, 301, 38
Leviathan 19, 29
popular 13, 21, 104, 106, 117
state 2, 15, 278, 35, 37, 424, 69, 824, 105, 107
transcendent 3, 5, 7, 108, 11213
spiritual 3, 10, 23, 29, 412, 457, 62, 94, 96, 115, 1246, 134 n.6
nationalism 10, 119, 1236
state see kingdoms; nation-state; theatre state
Sufism see Islam
Suharto, Haji Mohammad 16
sultanate 6, 42
Sunni see Islam
supernatural 4, 16, 756, 123
sutras 41, 46, 48, 134 n.4, 6
Tambiah, Stanley 6, 15, 76
Tanzania 61
teleology 13, 44
Thailand 1516, 6885, 10418
Thaksin Shinawatra 72, 106, 113
theatre state 6
therapeutic 121, 1312
theological issues 23, 57, 68
theo-political 35, 87
theos 4, 109, 133 n.6
Tilak, Bal Gangadhar 502
transcendence 2, 811, 17, 478, 55, 85
truth 2, 11, 41, 51, 812, 91
inner 27
universal 3
Twelver Shia see Islam
Tzu Chi 10
ulama 29, 323, 93
United Nations (UN) 16, 40, 42, 48, 110
United States 3, 10, 80, 120, 130
universal(ity) 3, 911, 28, 30, 36, 645, 77, 84
Vejajjiva, Abhisit 72
victim(hood) 2, 89, 12, 17, 57, 103
violence 1112, 21, 24, 51, 75, 83, 99, 133 n.5, 1356 n.2
against enemies 3
non-violence 78
state 3, 11, 68
war-making 445
visual culture 878
waqf 334, 38, 63
wealth 1113, 334, 45, 61, 107, 11113, 116
Weber, Max 1928, 33, 434, 112
Weddle, David 11, 133 n.5
West (the) 4, 7, 17, 22, 41, 523, 55, 71, 101, 120, 125, 132, 139 n.16
Westphalia 33, 359, 139 n.16
East of 4, 7, 1819, 35
World Bank 81
Wydra, Harald 23, 55, 68, 85, 106
yoga
hatha 42, 478
karma yoga 7, 48, 504
International Yoga Day 40
Natha 42
YOLO (You Only Live Once) 130