KONTROVERSI PENERAPAN SYARIAT ISLAM DI INDONESIA
The explosion of aspirations of implementation of Islamic sharia as the regulator of national and state is an interesting phenomenon observed . Congestion life of the nation in terms of economic, social, and political by some to be a strong case for the implementation of Islamic law. Various arguments were floated. As a democratic country, Indonesia should be able to accommodate the aspirations of different, even contradictory, to be processed in the life of the nation. Islam as a great civilization certainly has many solutions for the life of the nation, but the offer must be channeled through legal avenues that have been determined so as not to hurt the democratic spirit that has built quite well. On the one hand, to a certain size, Indonesia is very Islamic, but certainly improvements still need to be done here and there. This paper explore some problems application of Islamic law in Indonesia if the law is merely on the surface appearance.