Proceedings of the 2nd Internasional Conference on Culture and Language in Southeast Asia (ICCLAS 2018)

Islamic Organizations in North Sumatra: A Historical Analysis on Newspaper Publication in 1915-1942

Authors
Solihah Tintin Sumantri, Ahmad Qorib, Achiriah, Sorimonang, Rento Sayekti, Nursapiah Harahap, Surya Adi Sahfutra, Ahmad Muhajir
Corresponding Author
Solihah Tintin Sumantri
Available Online February 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icclas-18.2019.12How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Newspaper, Islamic organizations, North Sumatra
Abstract

Newspapers are an important historical source in a historical writing that contains information about past events. Information about Islamic organizations in its activities in North Sumatra is found in newspapers from 1915 to 1942, considering that Islamic organizations have a long struggle in Indonesian history because it has contributed to the dynamics of Indonesian politics. The purpose of this paper is to track the progression of Islamic organizations in North Sumatra and its activities in various aspects based on newspapers ever published in North Sumatra in 1915-1942. The method used is the historical method with social history approach. Information had been obtained in a number of newspapers including the activities of several Islamic organizations in North Sumatra from the aspects of politics, education, social, and economics. The conclusion is Islamic organizations had contributions as the embryo of the independence movement of Indonesia, but some of them were still have not been highlighted in the tradition of Indonesian historiography. These findings support that some Islamic organizations in Indonesia should be more highlighted in the historical writings in Indonesia.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2nd Internasional Conference on Culture and Language in Southeast Asia (ICCLAS 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
February 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-663-1
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icclas-18.2019.12How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2019, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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