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  • Islam and Pakistan's Political Culture

    1st Edition

    By Farhan Mujahid Chak

    This book explores the ideological rivalry which is fuelling political instability in Muslim polities, discussing this in relation to Pakistan. It argues that the principal dilemma for Muslim polities is how to reconcile modernity and tradition. It discusses existing scholarship on the subject,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • Cinema in Muslim Societies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ali Nobil Ahmad

    This book collates a comprehensive range of fascinating essays by leading authors on film from across the Muslim world. Responding to political and theoretical misconceptions about Islam and Muslim culture, it covers North African, Arab and Asian cinemas in a rich series of industry histories,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Youth in the Former Soviet South

    Everyday Lives between Experimentation and Regulation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan B. Kirmse

    This book offers the first comprehensive analysis of youth, in all its diversity, in Muslim Central Asia and the Caucasus. It brings together a range of academic perspectives, including media studies, Islamic studies, the sociology of youth, and social anthropology. While most discussions of youth…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • Engaging with a Legacy: Nehemia Levtzion (1935-2003)

    1st Edition

    Edited by E. Ann McDougall

    Engaging with a Legacy shows how Nehemia Levtzion shaped our understanding of Islam in Africa and influenced successive scholarly generations in their approach to Islamization, conversion and fundamentalism. The book illuminates his work, career and family life – including his own ‘life vision’ on…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Marx and the End of Orientalism (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Bryan S. Turner

    First published in 1978, this title analyses a range of problems that arise in the study of North Africa and the Middle East, bridging the gap between studies of Sociology, Islam, and Marxism. Both Sociology and the study of Islam draw on an Orientalist tradition founded on an idealist epistemology…

    Paperback – 2015-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-Faith World

    a philosophy for success through education, 1st Edition

    By Matthew L.N. Wilkinson

    A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-Faith World provides a comprehensively theorised and practical approach to thinking systematically and deeply about Islam and Muslims in a multi-faith world. It makes the case for a contemporary educational philosophy to help young Muslims surmount the challenges of…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)

  • Islam in Transition

    Religion and Identity among British Pakistani Youth, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Jacobson

    Islam in Transition focuses on the ways in which Islamic religion still engenders powerful loyalties within what is now a predominantly secular society and how, in their continual adherence to their religion, many young British Pakistanis find a welcome sense of stability and permanence. By…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • Methods and Contexts in the Study of Muslim Minorities

    Visible and Invisible Muslims, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nadia Jeldtoft, Jørgen S. Nielsen

    In the past decade Muslims in Europe have been the subject of heated debates on the place and role of religion in the public space. Research into the issues involved has often used visible and formalised expressions of Muslim religiosity as its empirical point of departure. This book instead…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Gender and Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zahia Smail Salhi

    The images of women in chadors or burqas as contrasted with images of belly dancers which circulate today as representations of Muslim/Middle Eastern women do not fluctuate from the images propagated by Orientalist paintings and colonial photographs which also offer contrasting representations of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Muslim Women Online

    Faith and Identity in Virtual Space, 1st Edition

    By Anna Piela

    While issues surrounding Muslim women are common in the international media, the voices of Muslim women themselves are largely absent from media coverage and despite the rapidly increasing presence of Muslim women in online groups and discussions, it is still a relatively unexplored topic.This book…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Political Liberalism in Muslim Societies

    1st Edition

    By Fevzi Bilgin

    Having survived the process of modernization and reasserted themselves in public life, religious traditions play an increasingly important public role in shaping and defining social institutions and interactions. This book examines Rawls’s theory of political liberalism in the context of …

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Islamophobia in the West

    Measuring and Explaining Individual Attitudes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marc Helbling

    Since the late 1980s, growing migration from countries with a Muslim cultural background, and increasing Islamic fundamentalism related to terrorist attacks in Western Europe and the US, have created a new research field investigating the way states and ordinary citizens react to these new…

    Paperback – 2014-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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