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  • Sufism in Ottoman Egypt

    Circulation, Renewal and Authority in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, 1st Edition

    By Rachida Chih

    This book analyses the development of Sufism in Ottoman Egypt, during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Examining the cultural, socio-economic and political backdrop against which Sufism gained prominence, it looks at its influence in both the institutions for religious learning and popular…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • Modernist Reformers in Islam, Hinduism and Confucianism, 1865-1935

    Peripheral Geoculture in the Modern World-System, 1st Edition

    By Christian Lekon

    This volume presents a comparison of seven major religious reformers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: For Islam, Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani, Muhammad ‘Abduh and Muhammad Rashid Rida; for Hinduism, Dayananda Sarasvati and Swami Shraddhananda; for Confucianism, K’ang Yu-wei and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion in Contemporary Asia Series

  • Charging Steeds or Maidens Performing Good Deeds

    In Search of the Original Qur’an, 1st Edition

    By Munther Younes

    Charging Steeds or Maidens Performing Good Deeds: In Search of the Original Qur'ān brings an important contribution to understanding the development of the Qur'ānic corpus. Through a selection of meaningful case studies, the author convincingly argues for a different interpretative approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge

  • The Qur'an's Reformation of Judaism and Christianity

    Return to the Origins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holger Zellentin

    This volume explores the relationship between the Qur’an and aspects of the Jewish and Christian tradition in the spirit of continuity and reform. The chapters examine the Qur’an’s retelling of Biblical narratives, as well as its reaction to a wide array of topics that mark Late Antique religious…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • The Qur'an between the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic

    An Exegetical Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Susan Gunasti

    The Quar’an Between the Ottoman Empire and Turkish Republic is one of the few book-length studies on an Ottoman Qur’an commentary. Its premise is that "the Ottoman Empire" did not come to an end until 1950 so far as Islam was concerned in Turkey.  The work explores the relationship between Elmalılı…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Islamic Banking in Pakistan

    Shariah-Compliant Finance and the Quest to make Pakistan more Islamic, 1st Edition

    By Feisal Khan

    Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) has become a growing force over the past three decades, with Pakistan being one of the IBF pioneers by converting to an ‘interest-free’ banking system in 1985. However, since independence in 1947, there has been continual tension over Pakistan’s essential character…

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    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 – 2019-03-05 
    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 – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Rethinking Madrasah Education in a Globalised World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mukhlis Abu Bakar

    Why is there a need to rethink madrasah education? What is the positioning of Muslims in contemporary society, and how are they prepared? What is the role of the ulama in the reform process? This book explores these questions from the perspective of madrasah education and analyses curricular and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-27 
    Routledge

  • Dispute Resolution in Islamic Finance

    Alternatives to Litigation?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adnan Trakic, John Benson, Pervaiz K Ahmed

    Dispute Resolution in Islamic Finance addresses how best to handle disputes within Islamic finance. It examines how they can be resolved in a less confrontational manner and ensure such disagreements are settled in a just and fair way. There has been little focus on how disputes within Islamic…

    Hardback – 2019-02-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianity

    A Comparative Study of Jalal al-Din Rumi and Meister Eckhart, 1st Edition

    By Saeed Zarrabi-Zadeh

    Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianity offers a comparative study of the works of the Sufi-poet Jalal al-Din Rumi (1207-1273) and the practical teachings of the German Dominican, Meister Eckhart (c1260-1327/8). Rumi has remained an influential figure in Islamic mystical discourse since the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • 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

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