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  • 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

  • State and Religion in the Arab World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Khair El-Din Haseeb

    This collection focuses on the controversial relationship between religion and the state within the Arab Spring context and the evolving debates on democratic transition. In this book, democracy is not questionable; it is hailed by all those vocal on the political scene. The array of opinions…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01

  • Gender and Multiculturalism

    North-South Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amanda Gouws, Daiva Stasiulis

    Multiculturalism is a concept that has been stretched to include a variety of political conditions, mainly in countries that have liberal democratic political systems and traditions. In this North/South ‘comparison’ we illuminate remedies pursued by governments and various political interests to…

    Hardback – 2014-06-26

  • 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 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 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 Advances in Sociology

  • Marriage Ceremonies in Morocco (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Edward Westermarck

    First published in 1914, this title was the first comparative study of the marriage ceremonies in different parts of Morocco. Westermarck considers how ceremonial customs and rituals differ across social and cultural groups throughout the country and discusses their possible roots. Based on…

    Hardback – 2013-07-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2013-04-10
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • Islam, Culture and Women in Asia

    Complex Terrains, 1st Edition

    Edited by Firdous Azim

    An examination of the place of religion, especially Islam, in political and cultural life took on a special urgency after the events of 9/11. The essays in this volume concentrate on the way that Islam impacts on the everyday lives of people who reside in societies where Islam plays a large part.…

    Hardback – 2013-03-06

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2013-02-27
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Anti-Muslim Prejudice

    Past and Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maleiha Malik

    This collection makes a unique contribution to the study of anti-Muslim prejudice by placing the issue in both its past and present context. The essays cover historical and contemporary subjects from the eleventh century to the present day. They examine the forms that anti-Muslim prejudice takes,…

    Paperback – 2012-11-13

  • Muslims in Britain

    Making Social and Political Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Waqar Ahmad, Ziauddin Sardar

    The management of social, religious and ethnic diversity is a key social policy concern in Britain, and Muslims in particular have become a focus of attention in recent years. This timely and topical volume examines the position of Muslims in Britain and how they are changing and making social,…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17

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