Conversion to Modernities
Women and Fundamentalism Islam and Christianity
Edited By Peter van der Veer
December 05, 1995
Peter van der Veer has gathered together a groundbreaking collection of essays that suggests that conversion to forms of Christianity in the modern period is not only a conversion to modern forms of these religions, but also to religious forms of modernity. Religious perceptions of the self, of ...
Edited By Patricia Spyer
November 20, 1997
First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Edited By Patricia Jeffery, Amrita Basu
November 26, 1997
Appropriating Gender explores the paradoxical relationship of women to religious politics in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. Contrary to the hopes of feminists, many women have responded to religious nationalist appeals; contrary to the hopes of religious nationalists, they have also ...