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  • 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…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

    By Various

    The seven volumes in this set, originally published between 1923 and 1987, explore the influence of Islam on law, politics, science, and development in the Muslim world. This set will be of interest to students of both Islamic and Middle Eastern studies.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

  • Routledge Revivals: The Challenge of Islam (2005)

    Encounters in Interfaith Dialogue

    By Douglas Pratt

    First published in 2005, this book addresses the challenges arising from Christian-Muslim encounter and attempts to enable outsiders to understand the religion of Islam. The author offers distinctive perspectives that compliment much other literature in the study of Islam and in particular…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Islam in Historical Perspective, 2e

    2nd Edition

    By Alexander Knysh

    Islam in Historical Perspective 2e organically integrates the history of Islamic societies with a discussion of how Muslim scriptures, laws, moral values and myths have shaped the lives and thought of individual Muslims and various Muslim communities from the rise of Islam until today. It provides…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Islam in India

    or the Q?n?n-i-Isl?m The Customs of the Musalm?ns of India

    By Ja'far Sharif

    Edited by William Crooke

    First published in 1832, this work was at the time considered an authoritative account of the beliefs and practices of the Musalm?ns of India. This 1921 reprint includes an introduction from the editor, Dr William Crooke, which presents what is known about both Ja’far Sharif and the translator, G.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Islam in Tropical Africa

    Edited by I. M. Lewis

    First published in 1980, this second edition of Islam in Tropical Africa presents specialist studies of the history and sociology of Muslim communities in Africa south of the Sahara. The studies cover an extensive and range of time and place, and include consideration of particular aspects of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Spanish Islam

    A History of the Moslems in Spain

    By Reinhart Dozy

    Originally published in 1913, this book contains the English translation of Reinhardt’s Dozy’s notable work, Histoire des Musalman’s d’Espagne. First published in 1861, this comprehensive work chronicles the extensive history of Islam in Spain. The introduction by the translator provides a useful…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Studies in West African Islamic History

    Volume 1 The Cultivators of Islam

    Edited by John Ralph Willis

    First published in 1979, this first of three volumes examines the many means and figures through which Islam was cultivated in West Africa over a prolonged period. It combines the work from eminent scholars in the field, most of which have travelled widely in the historic region of Western Sudan.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • Islam in West Africa

    Religion, Society and Politics to 1800

    Edited by Nehemia Levtzion

    First published in 1994, this volume brings together essays from the celebrated scholar of African history, Nehemia Levtzion. The articles cover a wide range of themes including Islamization, Islam in politics, Islamic revolutions and the work of the historian in studying this field. This…

    Hardback – 2016-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: International Islam

  • The Religion of Islam (Routledge Revivals)

    By F. A. Klein

    The book, first published in 1906, outlines the religious, ceremonial, civil and moral laws and regulations of Islam. The four sources from which the doctrines and precepts of Islam are founded are the Quran, the Sunna, the Ijma and the Qias. This title also interprets the principles of the four…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Muslim Reformist in Communist Yugoslavia

    The Life and Thought of Husein Ðozo

    By Sejad Mekic

    A Muslim Reformist in Communist Yugoslavia examines the Islamic modernist thought of Husein Ðozo, a prominent Balkan scholar. Born at a time when the external challenges to the Muslim world were many, and its internal problems both complex and overwhelming, Ðozo made it his goal to reinterpret the…

    Hardback – 2016-07-19
    Routledge
    Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World

  • A History of the Muslim World to 1405

    The Making of a Civilization

    By Vernon O Egger

    Muslims first appeared in the early seventh century as members of a persecuted religious movement in a sun-baked town in Arabia. Within a century, their descendants were ruling a vast territory that extended from the Atlantic Ocean to the Indus River valley in modern Pakistan. This region became…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge

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