Mohd Azmir Mohd Nizah

Mohd Azmir Mohd Nizah
USIM | Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia | usim · Centre of Core Studies

Political Science

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January 2009 - present
USIM | Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia
Position
  • Academic Staff
February 2007 - December 2008
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology
Position
  • Academic Staff
February 2005 - January 2007
Education
February 2013 - September 2016
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Field of study
  • Politics and Government
September 2003 - February 2005
International Islamic University Malaysia
Field of study
  • Political Science
September 1999 - May 2003
International Islamic University Malaysia
Field of study
  • Political Science

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Publications (121)
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The privatization of water supply distribution has been carried out in the Selangor state since 2004. The agreement of treated water distribution concession by the Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (SYABAS) demonstrates the existence of conflict from the political economy perspective. First, an active government intervention in the water privatization...
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As emerging modernized nation, Malaysia political and social stability has become crucial elements in ensuring the national inspiration of developed nation by the year 2020 is achievable. The good atmosphere of its multiethnic relations is one of the essential key elements in maintaining its social unity and stability. Thus, inter-ethnic tolerance...
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This article is an attempt to bridge both the concept of ethnic and political tolerance into one account. It also is an attempt to make a connection between both ethnic and political tolerance with the studies of voting behaviour. Using qualitative methodology with content analysis approach and reviewing past literature, this article proposed a dev...
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The war on perception has been dominated the worlds political, and Malaysia are not excluded. Being the most populous advanced and wealthy state in Malaysia, Selangor provides ideals demographic representation of Malaysian society at large. This study aimed at understanding the issue that influenced Selangor voters to cast their votes in Malaysian...
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Program Imunisasi COVID-19 Kebangsaan merupakan usaha kerajaan Malaysia untuk memastikan rakyat tidak dijangkiti virus Covid-19. Namun begitu, peratusan rakyat Malaysia terutamanya golongan belia yang mendaftar untuk menerima suntikan vaksin masih rendah. Pelbagai promosi giat dilaksanakan bagi menyebar luas maklumat berkaitan dengan program terse...
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A historic event was created in Malaysia when Pakatan Harapan, the then opposition party, won Malaysia's 14th general election. Doubted as "the father of all elections" as it evidenced the collapse of 60 years of Barisan Nasional ruling era. For Pakatan Harapan, it is beyond their wildest dream. This article aims to explain how WhatsApp plays a maj...
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Psikologi keselamatan merupakan satu disiplin ilmu yang menggabungkan korpus psikologi dan keselamatan yang terhasil melalui proses kognitif dan perlakuan akibat realiti keselamatan. Penularan pandemik COVID-19 telah membawa naratif psikologi keselamatan dianalisa secara empirik. Sikap dan tahap kesedaran terhadap COVID-19 menjadi faktor utama buka...
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Hanya beberapa hari sahaja lagi, Pak Biden bakal dilantik sebagai presiden ke 46 Amerika Syarikat, sebuah negara imigran yang mempunyai kuasa besar kerana kebijakan percaturan politiknya dalam cubaan mentadbir sebuah dunia. Tahniah diucapkan bagi presiden semua rakyat Amerika.
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This study investigates the issue of apostasy or riddahor as a human right to freedom of religion or belief, especially among the Muslims. The purpose is to examine the question of whether apostasy should be recognized by modern Muslim states and societies as a human right that must be guaranteed for their citizens. Or, should it strictly be denied...
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Usaha ke arah pendemokrasian dan pilihan raya yang matang, adil serta saksama merupakan perkara yang perlu diberi tumpuan bagi memacu kemajuan pembangunan sosial dan politik seseuai dengan perubahan zaman. Di Malaysia, pilihan raya boleh dianggap sebagai kemuncak pendemokrasian. Maka Rang Undang-Undang (RUU) Perkara 119 Pindaan 2019 menjadi manifes...
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Background: This article aims to review research manuscripts in the past 5 years that focus on the effects of debt on depression, anxiety, stress, or suicide ideation in Asian countries. Methods: A search for literature based on the PRISMA guidelines was conducted on Medline, PubMed, Web of Science, Scopus, and ScienceDirect, resulting in nine manu...
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The study of tolerance become extremely important 60 years ago when Allport discusses the nature of prejudice due to the increasing multi-diversity society. Tolerance then has been observed as a critical key element in the multi-diversity society politically, ethnically, religiously and culturally ever since. The previous study demonstrated that to...
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Malaysia adalah negara yang mengamalkan sistem demokrasi berparlimen dan mengangkat sistem raja berpelembagaan sebagai tunjang kepada sistem pemerintahan negara ini. Sebagai sebuah negara yang mengamalkan sistem demokrasi, sistem pilihanraya merupakan satu wadah bagi rakyat untuk bersama-sama berpatisipasi dalam menentukan hala tuju pemerintahan. W...
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Usaha ke arah pendemokrasian dan pilihan raya yang matang, adil serta saksama merupakan perkara yang perlu diberi tumpuan bagi memacu kemajuan pembangunan sosial dan politik seseuai dengan perubahan zaman. Di Malaysia, pilihan raya boleh dianggap sebagai kemuncak pendemokrasian. Maka Rang Undang-Undang (RUU) Perkara 119 Pindaan 2019 menjadi manifes...
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Kreativiti merupakan kebolehan semulajadi untuk menghasilkan idea dan kemungkinan yang baharu dalam menyelesaikan masalah. Ia merupakan kemahiran penting yang perlu dipraktikkan dan diasah menerusi pelbagai teknik dan kaedah yang tertentu. Usaha yang berkaitan perlu dilakukan supaya dapat melahirkan generasi yang kreatif ke arah amalan pembangunan...
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Universities are the centre place of innovation, which has recently given greater im-portance due to its potentially sustainable innovation creation. The process through which innovation comes from the universities to industries, which is also called Intellectual Property (IP) commercialization process, tends to be affected by various factors and c...
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Modul latihan ini mengandungi tiga subjek utama iaitu Modul Pemikiran Kritis dan Kreatif, Modul Penyelesaian Masalah dan Modul Membuat Keputusan. Ketiga-tiga subjek ini merupakan set kemahiran yang sangat berguna dalam kehidupan seharian individu. Malah, dalam pelbagai sektor industri, kemahiran berfikir secara kritis dan kreatif, kemahiran menyele...
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The tremendous increment of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) adoption in management worldwide helps the organizations to facilitate the services that they provide and improve their performance and productivity. This study aims to investigate the relationship between social influence and ICT adoption. Based on the original Unified Theo...
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Malaysia adalah negara yang mengamalkan sistem demokrasi berparlimen dan mengangkat sistem raja berpelembagaan sebagai tunjang kepada sistem pemerintahan negara ini. Sebagai sebuah negara yang mengamalkan sistem demokrasi, sistem pilihanraya merupakan satu wadah bagi rakyat untuk bersama-sama berpatisipasi dalam menentukan hala tuju pemerintahan. W...
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Malaysia, sebagai sebuah negara tamu yang memiliki masyarakat yang pelbagai sama ada dalam aspek bahasa, budaya, ideologi politik mahupun agama. Namun begitu, persoalan pembinaan etos bangsa Malaysia terus menjadi polemik apatah lagi dalam era kebangkitan etnonasionalisme seluruh dunia. Perlembagaan persekutuan, nasionalisme budaya, identiti kebang...
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Usaha ke arah pendemokrasian dan pilihan raya yang matang, adil serta saksama merupakan perkara yang perlu diberi tumpuan bagi memacu kemajuan pembangunan sosial dan politik seseuai dengan perubahan zaman. Di Malaysia, pilihan raya boleh dianggap sebagai kemuncak pendemokrasian. Maka Rang Undang-Undang (RUU) Perkara 119 Pindaan 2019 menjadi manifes...
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Kreativiti merupakan kebolehan semulajadi untuk menghasilkan idea dan kemungkinan yang baharu dalam menyelesaikan masalah. Ia merupakan kemahiran penting yang perlu dipraktikkan dan diasah menerusi pelbagai teknik dan kaedah yang tertentu. Usaha yang berkaitan perlu dilakukan supaya dapat melahirkan generasi yang kreatif ke arah amalan pembangunan...
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Senaman Tua Melayu (ST) merupakan ringkasan daripada senaman dan petua Melayu. Ia adalah himpunan senaman dan petua untuk kesihatan dalam dunia Melayu. Senaman Tua yang kini mula mendapat tempat dalam kalangan masyarakat di Malaysia, dipercayai turut berkesan dalam proses rehablitasi pelbagai penyakit. Senaman Tua telah diperkenalkan oleh pengasasn...
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In the Islamic studies corpus, adab (Islamic ethics) is very much emphasized by various scholars. However, due to ever changing technologies, the teaching and learning process is also evolved accordingly. Multimedia-based or multi-application interactive learning as part of teaching and learning strategies has acquired scholarly attention specifica...
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Malaysia's 14 th general election, which was held on 9 th Mei 2018, become the "the father of all elections" as it evidenced the collapsed of 60 years of Barisan Nasional ruling era. While for Pakatan Harapan, becoming government is beyond their wildest dream, is now a reality. This article aims to identify and explain how social media plays major...
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Postmodern ethical thought is not in line with Islamic spiritual ethics as modernism and postmodernism are Western ideas that have no place in Islam. This library study briefly elaborates the history of ethical development in the Islamic world and the spiritual ethics from the Islamic perspective. It also surveys the thought of postmodernism as wel...
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Penulis dunia Islam, Afzalur Rahman (1980) telah menzahirkan keyakinan dan kepercayaan bahawa Nabi Muhammad SAW merupakan individu yang lengkap dan terbaik. Pelbagai ayat Al Quran juga menerangkan tentang Nabi Muhammad SAW sebagaimana yang termaktub dalam Surah Al-Ahzab: 21, Surah al-Taubah: 128, surah Ali ‘Imran:164, Surah al-Jumu’ah:2, Surah al-B...
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Facebook merupakan satu daripada medium media sosial yang terkenal masa kini dan telah menjadi alat untuk umat Islam menyebarkan mesej dakwah. Walaubagaimanapun, metode yang berkesan dalam penyebaran dakwah melalui Facebook masih lagi perlu dibuat kajian yang empirikal. Kajian ini bertujuan untuk mengkaji cara yang berkesan untuk menyebarkan dakwah...
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Tolerance considered an essential element in the modern multicultural society. Empirical evidences confirmed that tolerance has a positive effect towards social stability and harmony. However, there is insufficient study on direct influence of ethnic and political tolerance on people voting decision. This study is conducted to explore the influence...
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Tolerance considered an essential element in the modern multicultural society. Empirical evidences confirmed that tolerance has a positive effect towards social stability and harmony. However, there is insufficient study on direct influence of ethnic and political tolerance on people voting decision. This study is conducted to explore the influence...
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Pembelajaran interaktif secara amnya amat baik dalam strategi pengajaran dan pembelajaran. Pihak KPT secara umum telah menetapkan tahap teradun sebanyak 40% (2018) dalam proses pengajaran & pembelajaran (PdP) di UA. Dari aspek adab dalam menuntut Ilmu pula, banyak penulisan dan sumber Islam telah menggariskan ciri-ciri menuntut Ilmu agar keberkatan...
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Dalam bidang Pengajian Islam, adab merupakan aspek yang sangat penting. Namun, dengan perubahan teknologi yang pantas, proses pengajaran dan pembelajaran juga berubah. Pembelajaran interaktif yang merupakan sebahagian daripada strategi pengajaran dan pembelajaran telah mendapat perhatian para cendikiawan terutamanya di Malaysia. Situasi ini telah m...
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Buku ini menyentuh pelbagai isu hubungan etnik yang berkaitan proses pembinaan negara bangsa.
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In the Islamic. studies corpus, adab (Islamic ethics) is very much emphasize.cl by various scholars. However, due to ever changing technologies, the teaching and learning process is also evolved accordingly. Interactive learning as part of teaching and learning strategies has acquired scholarly attention specifically in Malaysia. This situation has...
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The Quran, the holy scripture of Islam, is the most comprehensive source of reference for humankind to understand the teachings of Islam. Undeniably, understanding the Quran is a principal and an important aspect in the life of an individual Muslim regardless of their differences. In reality, understanding the teaching of the Quran and applying it...
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This article is aimed at examining the level of ethnic tolerance in Malaysia, with specific reference to the Johor Bahru and Shah Alam parliamentary. It also aimed at identifying the significance difference of ethnic tolerance in research areas. Using quantitative approach with self-administered set of questionnaire, 434 respondents were involved i...
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This article was initiated to recognize the level of political tolerance in a multiethnic society of Malaysia, with a specific orientation to the district of Kuala Langat, Selangor, Malaysia. It also aimed at identifying factors that stimulus political tolerance in the area involved. In a survey of political tolerance of 200 respondents, this study...
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This article was initiated to recognize the level of political tolerance in a multiethnic society of Malaysia, with a specific orientation to the district of Kuala Langat, Selangor, Malaysia. It also aimed at identifying factors that stimulus political tolerance in the area involved. In a survey of political tolerance of 200 respondents, this study...
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This article was initiated to develop a new model for the understanding of Quran. Due to time and modernity, the study of Quran and its interpretation methods are evolved tremendously. Among the approaches are Semantic analysis and socio-linguistic approach. However, the combination of these two approaches has not been extensively explored. This st...
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Kepelbagaian etnik adalah sesuatu yang unik. Malah ia merupakan satu fitrah alam yang mewarnai kehidupan manusia. Dalam Islam tiada satu istilah atau konsep yang mengatakan bahawa sesuatu etnik itu lebih baik daripada etnik yang lain kerana manusia adalah sama sahaja. Terdapat banyak faktor yang mempengaruhi kelangsungan sesuatu etnik dalam masyara...
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Comparative study on political attitudes between urban and rural communities has become a focus among scholars, especially after the results of 13th Malaysian general election. Nevertheless, studies on political attitude which focused on specific ethnic groups are still insufficient. This article aims to identify the political attitude of the urban...
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Pilihanraya kecil (PRK) merupakan medan pertembungan isu nasional dan isu tempatan. Pola pengundian dalam sesebuah di dasari oleh kemampuan jentera membentuk persepsi terhadap sesuatu isu yang bersifat manipulatif. Kajian ini bermatlamat membincangkan isu dominan dalam PRK DUN Sungai Limau pasca berlangsungnya PRU-13 pada 2013. Analisis dalam PRK i...
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Secara lazimnya kajian terhadap Pilihan Raya Umum terlalu terarah kepada output yang terzahir melalui keputusan undi yang menentukan kemenangan atau kekalahan seseorang calon atau sesebuah parti, dan perkara ini adalah sah dalam skema demokrasi yang diamalkan. Namun demikian, kertas kerja ini akan meninjau dari perspektif kepentingan nilai sebagai...
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Landskap keselamatan negara telah mengalami dinamika yang inklusif melalui ancaman daripada proses migrasi rentas sempadan. Kajian ini bermatlamat membincangkan faktor migrasi rakyat Myanmar, khususnya etnik Rohingya ke Malaysia. Analisis bentuk ancaman bukan tradisional yang menginterpretasi cabaran keselamatan dalaman terhadap rakyat Malaysia mer...
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Instilling the knowledge and value of nationhood has been conducted most of the time using linear form of writing in the National Language. The National Language is utilized because it is a language to be mastered by all the citizens of Malaysia. However there should be a diversity in the types of materials in dispersing nationhood and patriotism a...
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Kajian ini membincangkan mengenai dinamika kesepaduan politik Melayu-Islam di Malaysia. Kajian ini memfokuskan analisis hubungan UMNO-PAS dari tahun 2010 hingga 2015. Tren hubungan dalam kalangan orang Melayu-Islam dinilai menerusi perubahan corak kerjasama antara dua parti politik Melayu Islam yang dominan di Malaysia iaitu UMNO dan PAS. Pelbagai...
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This article is an attempt to examine the level of ethnic tolerance among multi ethnic in Malaysia, with specific reference to the Johor Bahru and Shah Alam parliamentary. Using quantitative approach with self-administered set of questionnaire, this article identifies factors that determine tolerance attitude among multi ethnic in Johor Bahru and S...
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This article is an attempt to examine the level of political tolerance among multi ethnic in Malaysia, with specific reference to the Johor Bahru parliamentary. Using quantitative approach with self-administered set of questionnaire, this article identifies factors that determine tolerance attitude among multi ethnic in Johor Bahru, and Malaysia at...
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Creativity is the natural ability to generate new ideas and/or possibilities in solving problems. It is an important skill that should be practiced by students in higher education and can be nurtured by the use of various learning methods and techniques. This preliminary study conducted aims to measure the level of creativity practices among 30 vol...
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This article is an attempt to bridge both the concept of ethnic and political tolerance into one account. It also is an attempt to make a connection between both ethnic and political tolerance with the studies of voting behaviour. Using qualitative methodology with content analysis approach and reviewing past literature, this article proposed a dev...
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Tolerance has been regard as an essential key element in modern multi diversity society culturally, ethnically, religiously and politically. Various empirical evidences confirmed that tolerance have a positive effect towards social stability and harmony. Using qualitative approach with special reference to ethnic tolerance, political tolerance and...
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This is a proposed model for prophetic creative thinking that encompasses holistic approach that allow ones to excel in generating creative ideas, but at the same time ethically compliance.
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This is an outline framework for the development of the Prophet Muhammad SAW creative thinking. Few articles has been published under the theme.
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Discussion on the few example and cases portraying the creativity of Prophet Muhammad as greatest statesmen.
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The war on perception has been dominated the worlds political, and Malaysia are not excluded. Being the most populous, advanced and wealthy state in Malaysia, Selangor provides ideals demographic representation of Malaysian society at large. This study aimed at understanding the issue that influenced Selangor voters to cast their votes in Malaysian...
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j-QAF system was introduced in 2005. Despite it's aimed at developing characteristics and comprehension of Muslim students in Jawi, Al-Quran, Arabic Language and FardhuAin, there are still some issues and challenges occurred. This article aimed at identifying factors that hurdle j-QAF program in recent years, and suggests possible solution. Seconda...
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This is a preliminary study on the Islamic concept of creative thinking through the life of Muhammad (SAW). It is aim to revisit, the concept of creativity and innovation in Islam, from the examples shown by the Prophet (SAW). This study also highlights the significance and the needs to apply the Prophetic model of Islamic creativity and innovation...
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This study discusses 2 types of integration in education that is integration of education system and integration of knowledge from 2 great Islamic scholars that is Al-Hadi and Al-Faruqi. Although, there is a huge difference in terms of time in which Al-Hadi lives during the age of colonialism while Al-Faruqi lives in the post-colonial era, both of...
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Malaysia merupakan sebuah negara yang berlandaskan kepada konsep raja berperlembagaan dan sistem politik yang berpaksikan demokrasi berparlimen. Sistem demokrasi ini adalah berteraskan kepada kuasa rakyat yang berperanan memilih kerajaan yang akan memerintah negara menerusi pilihanraya yang diadakan secara berkala. Justeru, rakyat berpeluang menggu...
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Tolerance has been regard as an essential key element in modern multi diversity society culturally, ethnically, religiously and politically. Various empirical evidences confirmed that tolerance have a positive effect towards social stability and harmony. Using qualitative approach with special reference to ethnic tolerance, political tolerance and...
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This survey aimed to identify the level of implementation in the j-QAF Quranic Recitation program (6 Months Model of Khatam al-Quran, Tasmik Model, Asuhan Tilawah al-Quran and al-Quran Literacy Camp). This study used a quantitative approach (questionnaire) to gather information from 240 Islamic Education and j- QAF teachers from 24 primary schools...
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Kreativiti merupakan kebolehan semulajadi untuk menghasilkan idea dan kemungkinan yang baharu dalam menyelesaikan masalah. Ia merupakan kemahiran penting yang perlu dipraktikkan oleh pelajar di peringkat pengajian tinggi dan boleh diasah menerusi pelbagai teknik dan metode pengajaran yang tertentu. Kajian yang dijalankan adalah bertujuan untuk meng...