• The New Testament in Muslim Eyes: Paul's Letter to the Galatians book cover

    The New Testament in Muslim Eyes

    Paul's Letter to the Galatians

    By Shabbir Akhtar

    This book provides commentary and analysis, from a Muslim perspective, on the writing of St. Paul. In particular it provides a close textual reading of Galatians, and discusses wider Christian theology and the New Testament whilst simultaneously opening a dialogue with the Qur’an, and Islamic…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
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    Routledge Reading the Bible in Islamic Context Series

  • Religion in a Global Age: Critical Essays on Religion and International Relations book cover

    Religion in a Global Age

    Critical Essays on Religion and International Relations

    By Scott Thomas

    This collection of seminal and provocative essays draws together writings on religion and globalization, conflict, development, and international relations theory from the scholar Scott M Thomas.   Through a detailed introduction and conclusion written specifically for the volume, Thomas…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
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    Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

  • What is Shi'i Islam?: An Introduction book cover

    What is Shi'i Islam?

    An Introduction

    By Mohammad-Ali Amir-Moezzi, Christian Jambet

    For the public at large Shi’ism often implies a host of confused representations, suggesting more often than not obscurantism, intolerance, political violence and other ignominies running hot or cold in response to world events. In fact for many people, Shi’ism stands for "radical Islam", or -…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Persian and Shi'i Studies

  • A History of the Muslim World since 1260: The Making of a Global Community book cover

    A History of the Muslim World since 1260

    The Making of a Global Community, 2nd Edition

    By Vernon O Egger

    A History of the Muslim World since 1260 continues the narrative begun by A History of the Muslim World to 1750 by tracing the development of Muslim societies, institutions, and doctrines from the time of the Mongol conquests through to the present day. It offers students a balanced coverage of…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08 
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  • A Genealogy of Islamic Feminism: Patterns and Change in Indonesia book cover

    A Genealogy of Islamic Feminism

    Patterns and Change in Indonesia

    By Etin Anwar

    A Genealogy of Islamic Feminism looks at how the relationship between Islam and feminism is articulated, whether in convergent or divergent terms, and how this discourse changed from the colonial era in the 1900s to the emergence of Islamic feminism in the early 1990s. The book juxtaposes both…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • The Caliphate book cover

    The Caliphate

    By Thomas W. Arnold

    This title, first published in 1925, are based on a series of lectures delivered in the University of London. The chapters explore the nature of the caliphate, its origin and history, and the situation and trend of development in the early twentieth century. This title will be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Islam at the Cross Roads: A Brief Survey of the Present Position and Problems of the World of Islam book cover

    Islam at the Cross Roads

    A Brief Survey of the Present Position and Problems of the World of Islam

    By De Lacy Evans O'Leary

    This title, first published in 1923, examines the historical development of the Islamic faith from its origins through to its position in the early twentieth century. It also examines the historical reactions of Islam to the West, including the Babist Movement in the nineteenth century. This title…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Science, Technology and Development in the Muslim World book cover

    Science, Technology and Development in the Muslim World

    By Ziauddin Sardar

    This book, first published in 1977, aims to present a Muslim view of development and highlights some of the related issues that were being debated in the Muslim world. The author outlines the parameters of the Muslim world as well as the Muslim world-view, and provides an analysis of science,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Islam and the State book cover

    Islam and the State

    By P. J. Vatikiotis

    Examining the theoretical problems which arose when the modern European ideology of nationalism was adopted by Muslim societies organized into formally modern states, this book, first published in 1987, also deals with the practical difficulties arising from the doctrinal incompatibility between…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Islamic Revivalism in a Changing Peasant Economy: Central Sumatra, 1784-1847 book cover

    Islamic Revivalism in a Changing Peasant Economy

    Central Sumatra, 1784-1847

    By Christine Dobbin

    This title, first published in 1983, is a significant study of one of the many revivalist movements which flowered in numerous Islamic societies in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, and attempts to provide one particular assessment of the place of revivalism in the evolution of…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • The Islamic Law on Land Tax and Rent: The Peasants' Loss of Property Rights as Interpreted in the Hanafite Legal Literature of the Mamluk and Ottoman Periods book cover

    The Islamic Law on Land Tax and Rent

    The Peasants' Loss of Property Rights as Interpreted in the Hanafite Legal Literature of the Mamluk and Ottoman Periods

    By Baber Johansen

    This book, first published in 1988, argues that a close inspection of the development of Hanafite law in the Mamluk and Ottoman periods reveals changes in legal doctrine which were not restricted to civil transactions but also concerned the public law. It focuses in particular on the interrelated…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Islam and the Third Universal Theory: The Religious Thought of Mu'ammar al-Qadhdhafi book cover

    Islam and the Third Universal Theory

    The Religious Thought of Mu'ammar al-Qadhdhafi

    By Mahmoud M. Ayoub

    This volume, first published in 1987, was the first to examine in depth the religious thought of Colonel Mu’ammar al-Qadhdhafi and its central place in his political, social and economic theories. The work is based on sources inaccessible except in the original Arabic. While drawn from Islamic…

    Paperback – 2018-04-14 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

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