Religion: Islam - Religion

  • Recovering the Female Voice in Islamic Scripture: Women and Silence book cover

    Recovering the Female Voice in Islamic Scripture

    Women and Silence, 1st Edition

    By Georgina L. Jardim

    Protest is an activity not associated with the pious and collectively-minded, but more often seen as an activity of the liberal and rebellious. Judaism, Christianity and Islam are commonly understood as paragons of submission and obedience following Abraham’s example. Yet, the scriptures of all…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Shi'i Reformation in Iran: The Life and Theology of Shari’at Sangelaji book cover

    Shi'i Reformation in Iran

    The Life and Theology of Shari’at Sangelaji, 1st Edition

    By Ali Rahnema

    Shi 'ism caught the attention of the world as Iran experienced her revolution in 1979 and was subsequently cast in the mold of a monolithic discourse of radical political Islam. The spokespersons of Shi'i Islam, in or out of power, have not been the sole representatives of the faith. Nonconformist…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Making European Muslims: Religious Socialization Among Young Muslims in Scandinavia and Western Europe book cover

    Making European Muslims

    Religious Socialization Among Young Muslims in Scandinavia and Western Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Sedgwick

    Making European Muslims provides an in-depth examination of what it means to be a young Muslim in Europe today, where the assumptions, values and behavior of the family and those of the majority society do not always coincide. Focusing on the religious socialization of Muslim children at home, in…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Islam and Development: Exploring the Invisible Aid Economy book cover

    Islam and Development

    Exploring the Invisible Aid Economy, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Clarke, David Tittensor

    The study of Islam since the advent of 9/11 has made a significant resurgence. However, much of the work produced since then has tended to focus on the movements that not only provide aid to their fellow Muslims, but also have political and at times violent agendas. This tendency has led to a…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Freedom of Speech and Islam book cover

    Freedom of Speech and Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erich Kolig

    Freedom of speech and expression is considered in the West a high public good and an important social value, underpinned by legislative and ethical norms. Its importance is not shared to the same extent by conservative and devout Muslims, who read Islamic doctrines in ways seemingly incompatible…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Engaging with Bediuzzaman Said Nursi: A Model of Interfaith Dialogue book cover

    Engaging with Bediuzzaman Said Nursi

    A Model of Interfaith Dialogue, 1st Edition

    By Ian S. Markham

    Too often interfaith dialogue is generic and unfocused. Often it involves 'liberals' from each tradition coming together to criticize the 'conservatives' in their own traditions. This book provides a model for interfaith dialogue that challenges very directly the 'dialogue industry'. This book…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge

  • Two Volume Set: In the Shadows of Glories Past and The Rise of Science in Islam and the West book cover

    Two Volume Set: In the Shadows of Glories Past and The Rise of Science in Islam and the West

    1st Edition

    By John W. Livingston

    This is a study of science in Muslim society. The first volume starts at the rise of science in the eighth century and explores the efforts of nineteenth century Muslim thinkers and reformers to regain the lost ethos that had given birth to the rich scientific heritage of earlier Muslim…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge

  • Material Culture and Asian Religions: Text, Image, Object book cover

    Material Culture and Asian Religions

    Text, Image, Object, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Fleming, Richard Mann

    Traditionally, research on the history of Asian religions has been marked by a bias for literary evidence, privileging canonical texts penned in ‘classical’ languages. Not only has a focus on literary evidence shaped the dominant narratives about the religious histories of Asia, in both scholarship…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion, Media and Culture

  • Liberal Religion: Progressive versions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam book cover

    Liberal Religion

    Progressive versions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam, 1st Edition

    By Emanuel de Kadt

    In recent years, there has been an upsurge of interest in religion and religious issues. Some have linked this to a neo-liberal form of individualism, while others noted that secularism has left people bereft of a humanly necessary link with the transcendent. The importance of identity issues has…

    Hardback – 2018-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Islam and Nationalism in India: South Indian contexts book cover

    Islam and Nationalism in India

    South Indian contexts, 1st Edition

    By M.T. Ansari

    Islam in India, as elsewhere, continues to be seen as a remainder in its refusal to "conform" to national and international secular-modern norms. Such a general perception has also had a tremendous impact on the Muslims of the Indian subcontinent, who as individuals and communities have been shaped…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

  • History of the Middle Ages: 300-1500 book cover

    History of the Middle Ages

    300-1500, 1st Edition

    By James Westfall Thompson

    First published in 1931, this book covers the broad period of time between the Christian Roman Empire instituted in the fourth century and the period of the Renaissance. The author traces the main events of medieval history — striking a balance between political, institutional, social and cultural…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Lives of Muslims in India: Politics, Exclusion and Violence book cover

    Lives of Muslims in India

    Politics, Exclusion and Violence, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Abdul Shaban

    The fast-consolidating identities along religious and ethnic lines in recent years have considerably ‘minoritised’ Muslims in India. The wide-ranging essays in this volume focus on the intensified exclusionary practices against Indian Muslims, highlighting how, amidst a politics of violence,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge India

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