Religion: Islam - Religion

  • Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities book cover

    Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alberto Testa, Mahfoud Amara

    As Islam’s visibility in global society increases, Muslim populations grow, and Muslim countries compete to take up positions at the heart of global sport, the interplay between sport and Islam becomes ever more illuminating. Sport in Islam and in Muslim Communities is the first book to analyse…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Managing Politics and Islam in Indonesia book cover

    Managing Politics and Islam in Indonesia

    1st Edition

    By Donald J. Porter

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26

  • Christian and Islamic Theology of Religions: A Critical Appraisal book cover

    Christian and Islamic Theology of Religions

    A Critical Appraisal, 1st Edition

    By Esra Akay Dag

    Theologians have had to increasingly engage with beliefs and practises outside of their own traditions. The resultant "theology of religions" is, however, often formulated in isolation from the religions they are describing. This book provides a comparison of the development of theology of…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Constructing Nationalism in Iran: From the Qajars to the Islamic Republic book cover

    Constructing Nationalism in Iran

    From the Qajars to the Islamic Republic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Meir Litvak

    Nationalism has played an important role in the cultural and intellectual discourse of modernity that emerged in Iran from the late nineteenth century to the present, promoting new formulations of collective identity and advocating a new and more active role for the broad strata of the public in…

    Hardback – 2017-04-24
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Labor in an Islamic Setting: Theory and Practice book cover

    Labor in an Islamic Setting

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Necmettin Kizilkaya, Toseef Azid

    The Islamic labor market rests on the principles of the free market exchange of Islamic economics. Regrettably, the latter has failed to keep pace with the rapidly growing academic and professional developments of the former. Much of the published work within Islamic economics is idealistic if not…

    Hardback – 2017-04-06
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy: Classical and Modern Interpretations book cover

    Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy

    Classical and Modern Interpretations, 1st Edition

    By Yaser Ellethy

    Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy aspires to clarify the tensions and congruences between the revelational and the rational, the text and the context, the limits and the horizons of contextualization in Islam, as these emanate from the Islamic interpretative tradition. This book examines…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Culture and Power in South Asian Islam: Defying the Perpetual Exception book cover

    Culture and Power in South Asian Islam

    Defying the Perpetual Exception, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neilesh Bose

    This book explores the myriad diversities of South Asian Islam from a historical perspective attuned to the lived practices of Muslims in various portions of South Asia, outside of Urdu, Persian, or Arabic language perspectives. These perspectives are, in some cases taken both from literal regions…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    South Asian History and Culture

  • The Symbolic Scenarios of Islamism: A Study in Islamic Political Thought book cover

    The Symbolic Scenarios of Islamism

    A Study in Islamic Political Thought, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Mura

    The Symbolic Scenarios of Islamism initiates a dialogue between the discourse of three of the most discussed figures in the history of the Sunni Islamic movement—Hasan al-Banna, Sayyid Qutb, and Osama bin Laden—and contemporary debates across religion and political theory, providing a crucial…

    Paperback – 2017-03-30
    Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World

  • The Poesis of Peace: Narratives, Cultures, and Philosophies book cover

    The Poesis of Peace

    Narratives, Cultures, and Philosophies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus-Gerd Giesen, Carool Kersten, Lenart Škof

    Exploring the relations between the concepts of peace and violence with aesthetics, nature, the body, and environmental issues, The Poesis of Peace applies a multidisciplinary approach to case studies in both Western and non-Western contexts including Islam, Chinese philosophy, Buddhist and Hindu…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16

  • Scientific and Political Freedom in Islam: A Critical Reading of the Modernist-Apologetic School book cover

    Scientific and Political Freedom in Islam

    A Critical Reading of the Modernist-Apologetic School, 1st Edition

    By Uriya Shavit

    The modernist-apologetic approach to the relation between revelation and science and politics has been a central part of Arab discourses on the future of Muslim societies for over a century. This approach introduced historical and theological narratives and interpretative mechanisms that…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28

  • Women and Religion in the West: Challenging Secularization book cover

    Women and Religion in the West

    Challenging Secularization, 1st Edition

    By Sonya Sharma

    Edited by Kristin Aune

    What is the relationship between women and secularization? In the West, women are abandoning traditional religion. Yet they continue to make up the majority of religious adherents. Accounting for this seeming paradox is the focus of this volume. If women undergird the foundations of religion but…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Theology and Religion in Interdisciplinary Perspective Series in Association with the BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group

  • Islam Beyond Conflict: Indonesian Islam and Western Political Theory book cover

    Islam Beyond Conflict

    Indonesian Islam and Western Political Theory, 1st Edition

    By Wayne Hudson

    Edited by Azyumardi Azra

    Politically, Islam in Indonesia is part of a rich multi-cultural mix. Religious tolerance is seen as the cornerstone of relations between different faiths - and moderation is built into the country's constitutional framework. However, the advent of democracy coupled with the impact of the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Law, Ethics and Governance

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