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  • Contemporary Thought in the Muslim World

    Trends, Themes, and Issues, 1st Edition

    By Carool Kersten

    This book presents an intellectual history of today’s Muslim world, surveying contemporary Muslim thinking in its various manifestations, addressing a variety of themes that impact on the lives of present-day Muslims. Focusing on the period from roughly the late 1960s to the first decade of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World

  • Conspiracy Theories in Turkey

    Conspiracy Nation, 1st Edition

    By Doğan Gürpınar

    Conspiracy theories are no longer just a curiosity for afficionados but a politically salient theme in the age of Trump, Brexit and ‘fake news’. One of the countries that has been entrapped in conspiratorial visions is Turkey and this book is the first comprehensive survey in English of the Turkish…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    Conspiracy Theories

  • Women in Turkey

    Silent Consensus in the Age of Neoliberalism and Islamic Conservatism, 1st Edition

    By Gamze Çavdar, Yavuz Yaşar

    This book provides a socio-economic examination of the status of women in contemporary Turkey, assessing how policies have combined elements of neoliberalism and Islamic conservatism. Using rich qualitative and quantitative analyses, Women in Turkey analyses the policies concerning women in the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Routledge Handbook of Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    This handbook is a detailed reference source comprising original articles covering the origins, history, theory and practice of Islamic law. The handbook starts out by dealing with the question of what type of law is Islamic law and includes a critical analysis of the pedagogical approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge

  • Islamism, Populism, and Turkish Foreign Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Burak Bilgehan Özpek, Bill Park

    This comprehensive volume analyses the phenomena of populism and Islamism in Turkey under Justice and Development Party (JDP) rule since 2002, and its impact on the country’s foreign policy. The authors seek to identify the meanings of ‘populism’ and ‘Islamism’ in the Turkish context and their…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge

  • ISIS

    Ideology, Symbolics, and Counter Narratives, 1st Edition

    By Masood Ashraf Raja

    Relying on a thorough understanding of the role of ideology, discourse, and framing, this volume discusses ISIS as an Islamist ideological organization, and examines its philosophical scaffolding within the material conditions produced by neoliberal capital. As Raja asserts, it is this nexus of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Erasure of Arab Political Identity

    Colonialism and Violence, 1st Edition

    By Salam Hawa

    This book explores the long history of the evolution of Arab political identity, which predates the time of the Prophet Muhammad and is characterized by tolerance, compassion, generosity, hospitality, self-control, correct behaviour, equality and consensus. The author argues that present-day…

    Paperback – 2019-01-03
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • Islamophobia in Muslim Majority Societies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Enes Bayraklı, Farid Hafez

    In the last decade, Islamophobia in Western societies, where Muslims constitute the minority, has been studied extensively. However, Islamophobia is not restricted to the geography of the West, but rather constitutes a global phenomenon. It affects Muslim societies just as much, due to various…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Thee main themes are explored in this book, first published in 1984: the first is the problem of religion and politics as a major and long-standing preoccupation of Middle-easterners or Arab Muslims themselves; the second is that of the conflict-ridden inter-Arab and regional politics, approached…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge

  • Hamas and Palestine

    The Contested Road to Statehood, 1st Edition

    By Martin Kear

    Hamas and Palestine: The Contested Road to Statehood analyses the Palestinian Islamist movement, Hamas, between 2005 and 2017.  The book expounds how Hamas has employed a dual resistance strategy, consisting of political and armed resistance, as a mechanism to achieve, maintain, and defend its…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • Politics of the Islamic Tradition

    The Thought of Muhammad Al-Ghazali, 1st Edition

    By Mohammed Moussa

    Over the last two centuries the Muslim world has undergone dramatic transformations, impacting the Islamic tradition and throwing into question our understanding of tradition. The notion of tradition as an unmoving edifice is contradicted by the very process of its transmission, and the complex…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • State and Nation-Building in Pakistan

    Beyond Islam and Security, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger D. Long, Gurharpal Singh, Yunas Samad, Ian Talbot

    Religion, violence, and ethnicity are all intertwined in the history of Pakistan. The entrenchment of landed interests, operationalized through violence, ethnic identity, and power through successive regimes has created a system of ‘authoritarian clientalism.’ This book offers comparative,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

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