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  • 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.…

    Paperback – 2012-02-13
    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…

    Paperback – 2012-02-06
    Routledge
    Studies in European Sociology

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2011-08-19
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Islam and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tahir Abbas

    Volume I of this new Routledge collection focuses on theories of education. The gathered materials explore and analyse the impact of the classical Islamic period in history and the developments in education which have emanated from it. Volume II focuses on education in Eastern Europe and Muslim…

    Hardback – 2010-11-24
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Islam and the Integration of Society

    1st Edition

    By W. Montgomery Watt, Prof W Montgomery Watt

    Ths book is one of the most important to explore the formation of Islamic thought and civilisation. William Montgomery Watt made an outstanding contribution to Islamic scholarship.…

    Paperback – 2010-10-19
    Routledge
    International Library of Sociology

  • Islamic Gunpowder Empires

    Ottomans, Safavids, and Mughals, 1st Edition

    By Douglas E. Streusand

    Islamic Gunpowder Empires provides readers with a history of Islamic civilization in the early modern world through a comparative examination of Islam's three greatest empires: the Ottomans (centered in what is now Turkey), the Safavids (in modern Iran), and the Mughals (ruling the Indian…

    Paperback – 2010-10-05
    Routledge

  • Islamic Medical and Scientific Tradition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Pormann

    Islam developed over the course of its history one of the world’s most innovative and interesting scientific and medical traditions. In this context, the term Islam should not simply be understood as referring to the religion of the prophet Muhammad, but rather to a civilization which was once…

    Hardback – 2010-09-02
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

  • Islamic Banking and Finance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amer al-Roubaie, Shafiq Alvi

    Islamic banking refers to a financial system which is consistent with principles of Islamic law (or ‘sharia’) and guided by Islamic economics. In particular, Islamic law prohibits ‘riba’ or usury, the collection and payment of interest. Additionally, Islamic law prohibits investing in businesses…

    Hardback – 2010-05-14
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2009-04-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Militant Islam

    A sociology of characteristics, causes and consequences, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Vertigans

    Militant Islam provides a sociological framework for understanding the rise and character of recent Islamic militancy. It takes a systematic approach to the phenomenon and includes analysis of cases from around the world, comparisons with militancy in other religions, and their causes and…

    Paperback – 2008-10-30
    Routledge

  • Islam and Other Religions

    Pathways to Dialogue, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irfan Omar

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2007-12-15
    Routledge

  • Multiculturalism, Muslims and Citizenship

    A European Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tariq Modood, Anna Triandafyllidou, Ricard Zapata-Barrero

    This informative collection investigates the European dimension of multiculturalism and immigration. It argues that political theory discourse of multiculturalism and resulting EU policies assume an interpretation of liberalism developed chiefly from the American experience, and that this…

    Paperback – 2006-02-23
    Routledge

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