Religion: Islam - Religion

  • Islamism and Cultural Expression in the Arab World book cover

    Islamism and Cultural Expression in the Arab World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Abir Hamdar, Lindsey Moore

    Whereas most studies of Islamism focus on politics and religious ideology, this book analyses the ways in which Islamism in the Arab world is defined, reflected, transmitted and contested in a variety of creative and other cultural forms. It covers a range of contexts of production and reception,…

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

  • Islam and Pakistan's Political Culture book cover

    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

  • Islamists of the Maghreb book cover

    Islamists of the Maghreb

    1st Edition

    By Jeffry R. Halverson, Nathaniel Greenberg

    In 2011, the Maghreb occupied a prominent place in world headlines when Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia, became the birthplace of the so-called Arab Spring. Events in Tunisia sparked huge and sometimes violent uprisings. Longstanding dictatorships fell in their wake. The ensuing democratic reforms resulted in…

    Hardback – 2017-10-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Islam

  • From Sacred Text to Internet: Volume 1 book cover

    From Sacred Text to Internet

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gwilym Beckerlegge

    This title was first published in 2001: From Sacred Text to Internet addresses two key issues affecting the global spread of religion: first, the impact of new media on the ways in which religious traditions present their messages, and second, the global relocation of religions in novel…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Making of Christian Malta: From the Early Middle Ages to 1530 book cover

    The Making of Christian Malta

    From the Early Middle Ages to 1530, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Luttrell

    This title was first published in 2002: Dr Luttrell's work has helped change our understanding of the history of the small islands of Malta and Gozo, providing a more coherent story of the ways in which, during the Middle Ages, a small isolated Muslim community was converted into a more prosperous…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Handbook of Political Islam book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Political Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shahram Akbarzadeh

    The Routledge Handbook of Political Islam provides a multidisciplinary overview of the phenomenon of political Islam, one of the key political movements of our time. Drawing on the expertise from some of the top scholars in the world, it examines the main issues surrounding political Islam across…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge

  • The Hejaz Railway and the Muslim Pilgrimage: A Case of Ottoman Political Propaganda book cover

    The Hejaz Railway and the Muslim Pilgrimage

    A Case of Ottoman Political Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Jacob M. Landau

    This book, first published in 1971, details the Muhammad ‘Ārif manuscript which propagates the project of the Hejaz railway connecting Damascus with Medina and Mecca. The project has been seen as a specific, dramatic example of the phenomenon of growing Arab nationalism during the early years of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Turkey

  • Kemalist Turkey and the Middle East book cover

    Kemalist Turkey and the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Carl Krueger

    This book, first published in 1932, conducts a thorough survey of the modern state of Turkey as it stood in the period between the wars. The author, an expert on the country, endeavoured to present a critical account of Turkey, and examines nationalism, the politics and economics of the young…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Turkey

  • New Approaches to State and Peasant in Ottoman History book cover

    New Approaches to State and Peasant in Ottoman History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Halil Berktay, Suraiya Faroqhi

    Debates on the world historical place of the Ottoman Empire in the last few decades have been conducted mainly in Turkey, but increasingly concepts have been introduced into the conversation from the study of European, Chinese and Central Asian history. This book, first published in 1992, examines…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Turkey

  • Political Parties and Democracy in Turkey book cover

    Political Parties and Democracy in Turkey

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jacob M. Landau, Metin Heper

    Since the establishment in 1945 of a constitutional democracy, political parties have figured prominently in Turkish politics. This book, first published in 1991, examines the role they have played. Key features of the political culture of the Turkish republic have created dilemmas for multi-party…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Turkey

  • Radical Politics in Modern Turkey book cover

    Radical Politics in Modern Turkey

    1st Edition

    By Jacob M. Landau

    The fact that the active and organized involvement of radical movements in Turkish politics is a recent development renders its investigation difficult. To be meaningful, the terms ‘Left’, ‘Right’ and ‘Islamist’ have to relate to specific situations, and against a background of freedom of action.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Turkey

  • Routledge Handbook on Early Islam book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Early Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Herbert Berg

    The formative period of Islam remains highly contested. From the beginning of modern scholarship on this formative period, scholars have questioned traditional Muslim accounts on early Islam. The scholarly fixation is mirrored by sectarian groups and movements within Islam, most of which trace…

    Hardback – 2017-08-23
    Routledge

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