• Young Muslim Change-Makers: Grassroots Charities Rethinking Modern Societies book cover

    Young Muslim Change-Makers

    Grassroots Charities Rethinking Modern Societies

    By William Barylo

    The Muslim charity sector is stronger than ever, attracting thousands of volunteers and millions of pounds in donations. In times of mobile internet and social media, young people have set up small scale charities in urban areas, providing general social services to Muslims and non-Muslims alike.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04 
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    Islamic Studies Series

  • New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics: A Syntactic, Semantic and Stylistic Analysis book cover

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics

    A Syntactic, Semantic and Stylistic Analysis

    By Hussein Abdul-Raof

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics provides a panoramic insight into the Qur'anic landscape fenced by innate syntactic, semantic and stylistic landmarks where context and meaning have closed ranks to impact morphological form in order to achieve variegated illocutionary forces. It provides a…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
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    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • The Three Principles of Mulla Sadra: Divine Gnosis, Self-Realisation and the Dangers of Pseudo-Knowledge in Islam book cover

    The Three Principles of Mulla Sadra

    Divine Gnosis, Self-Realisation and the Dangers of Pseudo-Knowledge in Islam

    By Colin Turner

    This is the first translation into English of Seh Asl (Three Principles) by the important sixteenth century thinker Mulla Sadra. It contains a detailed introduction by Colin Turner that contextualizes the work and a footnoted commentary on the text itself. Also included is an epilogue and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
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    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Voice of the Muslim Brotherhood: Da'wa, Discourse and Political Communication book cover

    Voice of the Muslim Brotherhood

    Da'wa, Discourse and Political Communication

    By Noha Mellor

    In the wake of the January 25 revolution, and the coup that followed in 2013, Egyptian bookstores recorded a significant increase in demand for books by and about the Muslim Brotherhood. However, despite the burgeoning literature on the Brotherhood, knowledge about the movement is still rather…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27 
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  • Caring for the Poor: Islamic and Christian Benevolence in a Liberal World book cover

    Caring for the Poor

    Islamic and Christian Benevolence in a Liberal World

    By Cihan Tugal

    Based on several years of fieldwork in Egypt and Turkey, Caring for the Poor tells the stories of charity providers and volunteers. The book also places their stories within the overall development of Islamic ethics. Muslim charity, Tuğal argues, has interacted with Christian and secular…

    Paperback – 2017-07-06 
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  • Ghazali's Politics in Context book cover

    Ghazali's Politics in Context

    By Yazeed Said

    Imam Abü Hamid al-Ghazalı is perhaps the most celebrated Muslim theologian of medieval Islam yet little attention has been paid to his personal theology. This book sets out to investigate the relationship between law and politics in the writings of Ghazalı and aims to establish the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31 
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    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Orthodoxy and Islam: Theology and Muslim–Christian Relations in Modern Greece and Turkey book cover

    Orthodoxy and Islam

    Theology and Muslim–Christian Relations in Modern Greece and Turkey

    By Archimandrite Nikodemos Anagnostopoulos

    Church History reveals that Christianity has its roots in Palestine during the first century and was spread throughout the Mediterranean countries by the Apostles. However, despite sharing the same ancestry, Muslims and Christians have been living in a challenging symbiotic co-existence for more…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
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    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Routledge Library Editions: Jordan book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

    Edited by Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan brings together some key works in the study of this strategically vital country. Widely regarded as a rare country of calm in a turbulent region, these classic titles provide an essential reference to the in-depth study of Jordan and its particular status in the…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Constructing Nationalism in Iran: From the Qajars to the Islamic Republic book cover

    Constructing Nationalism in Iran

    From the Qajars to the Islamic Republic

    Edited by Meir Litvak

    Nationalism has played an important role in the cultural and intellectual discourse of modernity that emerged in Iran from the late nineteenth century to the present, promoting new formulations of collective identity and advocating a new and more active role for the broad strata of the public in…

    Hardback – 2017-04-27
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    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Selections from Subh al-A'sha by al-Qalqashandi, Clerk of the Mamluk Court: Egypt: “Seats of Government” and “Regulations of the Kingdom”, From Early Islam to the Mamluks book cover

    Selections from Subh al-A'sha by al-Qalqashandi, Clerk of the Mamluk Court

    Egypt: “Seats of Government” and “Regulations of the Kingdom”, From Early Islam to the Mamluks

    Edited by Tarek Galal Abdelhamid, Heba El-Toudy

    Ṣubḥ al-A‘shā by al-Qalqashandī is a manual for chancery clerks completed in 1412 and a vital source of information on Fatimid and Mamluk Egypt which, for the first time, has been translated into English. The text provides valuable insight into the Mamluk and earlier Muslim eras. The selections…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19
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    Routledge Medieval Translations

  • Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy: Classical and Modern Interpretations book cover

    Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy

    Classical and Modern Interpretations

    By Yaser Ellethy

    Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy aspires to clarify the tensions and congruences between the revelational and the rational, the text and the context, the limits and the horizons of contextualization in Islam, as these emanate from the Islamic interpretative tradition. This book examines…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
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    Islamic Studies Series

  • David’s Jerusalem: Between Memory and History book cover

    David’s Jerusalem

    Between Memory and History

    By Daniel Pioske

    The history of David’s Jerusalem remains one of the most contentious topics of the ancient world. This study engages with debates about the nature of this location by examining the most recent archaeological data from the site and by exploring the relationship of these remains to claims made about…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
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    Routledge Studies in Religion

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