A study of policy implementation strategy of the Shari'ah in Aceh Barat

  • Arfriani Maifizar, Triyanto, Putri Maulina Faculty of political and social sciences, University of Teuku Umar, Meulaboh, Indonesia
  • Kamaruddin M. Said Faculty of Applied Social Sciences, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Gong Badak, 21030 Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Zikri Muhammad School of Social and Economic Development, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, 20130 Kuala Nerus, Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Sukron Ma’mun Institut Agama Islam Negeri Salatiga, 50716 Jawa Tengah, Indonesia
Palabras clave: Islamic, Shari'ah, implementation, policy, strategy


The aim of the study is to investigate the policy implementation strategy of the Shari'ah in Aceh Barat. The research method is qualitative with primary and secondary data collection. Data analysis is conducted with descriptive analysis and qualitative approach. The results of this research show the necessity of the development strategy of socialization to the community in the implementation of the qanun. Furthermore, education support and people understanding are also important to the implementation strategy well underway. In conclusion, the formation of rules for the offenders as well as non-Muslim and foreigners should be in the implementation strategy