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  • 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…

    Hardback – 2011-10-12
    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 …

    Hardback – 2011-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Honour, Violence, Women and Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohammad Mazher Idriss, Tahir Abbas

    Why are honour killings and honour-related violence (HRV) so important to understand? What do such crimes represent? And how does HRV fit in with Western views and perceptions of Islam? This distinctively comparative collection examines the concept of HRV against women in general and Muslim women…

    Hardback – 2010-07-23
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Muslim Women and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tansin Benn, Gertrud Pfister, Haifaa Jawad

    Examining the global experiences, challenges and achievements of Muslim women participating in physical activities and sport, this important new study makes a profound contribution to our understanding of both contemporary Islam and the complexity and diversity of women’s lives in the modern world.…

    Hardback – 2010-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Muslims in 21st Century Europe

    Structural and Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Triandafyllidou

    Muslims in 21st Century Europe explores the interaction between native majorities and Muslim minorities in various European countries with a view to highlighting different paths of integration of immigrant and native Muslims. Starting with a critical overview of the institutionalisation of Islam…

    Hardback – 2010-03-12
    Routledge
    Studies in European Sociology

  • Sufis in Western Society

    Global networking and locality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Markus Dressler, Ron Geaves, Gritt Klinkhammer

    In recent years Sufism has undergone something of a revival as a spiritual alternative to other manifestations of Islam. This book investigates the development of Sufism in Western societies, with a regional focus on North America and Europe. Exploring a number of issues relating to the dynamic…

    Hardback – 2009-05-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • Islam in the Nordic and Baltic Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Göran Larsson

    Although Muslims are now an important presence in Europe, little is known about the Muslim communities that exist in the Nordic and Baltic regions of Europe. This is the first comprehensive and detailed study of the history, context and development of Islamic institutions and Muslim groups in…

    Hardback – 2009-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Female Homosexuality in the Middle East

    Histories and Representations, 1st Edition

    By Samar Habib

    This book, the first full-length study of its kind, dares to probe the biggest taboo in contemporary Arab culture with scholarly intent and integrity - female homosexuality. Habib argues that female homosexuality has a long history in Arabic literature and scholarship, beginning in the ninth…

    Hardback – 2007-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • 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…

    Hardback – 1998-03-26
    Routledge

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