The Politics Of Islamic Law

Author: Iza R. Hussin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022632348X
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Combining a genealogy of law with a political analysis of its institutional dynamics, this book offers an up-close look at the ways in which global transformations are realized at the local level.

The Politics Of Islamic Law

Author: Iza R. Hussin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022632334X
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"In [this book], Iza R. Hussin compares India, Malaya, and Egypt during the British colonial period in order to trace the making and transformation of the contemporary category of "Islamic law.

Making Morocco

Author: Jonathan Wyrtzen
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 1501704249
Size: 66.26 MB
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Jonathan Wyrtzen demonstrates how, during the Protectorate period, interactions among a wide range of European and local actors indelibly politicized four key dimensions of Moroccan identity: religion, ethnicity, territory, and the role of ...

The Sociology Of Islam

Author: Armando Salvatore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118662636
Size: 55.68 MB
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The volume focuses on ideas of knowledge, power and civility to provide students and readers with analytic and critical thinking frameworks for understanding the complex social facets of Islamic traditions and institutions.

The Oxford History Of Islam

Author: John L. Esposito
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199880417
Size: 21.42 MB
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In addition, the book offers excellent articles on Islamic religion, art and architecture, and sciences as well as bibliographies. Events in the contemporary world have led to an explosion of interest and scholarly work on Islam.

Who Is Allah

Author: Bruce B. Lawrence
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469620049
Size: 33.70 MB
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Drawing on history, culture, theology, politics, and the media, Bruce B. Lawrence identifies key religious practices by which Allah is revered and remembered, illuminating how the very name of Allah is interwoven into the everyday ...

Islamophobia And The Politics Of Empire

Author: Deepa Kumar
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608462129
Size: 18.40 MB
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However, 9/11 alone did not create Islamophobia. This book examines the current backlash within the context of Islamophobia's origins, in the historic relationship between East and West.

On British Islam

Author: John R. Bowen
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400881056
Size: 59.33 MB
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On British Islam examines the history and everyday workings of Islamic institutions in Britain, with a focus on shariʿa councils.

The Inquisition Of Francisca

Author: Francisca de los Apóstoles
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226142258
Size: 22.21 MB
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This book contains what little is known about Francisca—the several letters she wrote as well as the transcript of her trial—and offers modern readers a perspective on the unique role and status of religious women in sixteenth-century ...