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Self and Sovereignty: Individual and Community in South Asian Islam Since 1850
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mpn: 1 map, ports., ean: 9780415220781, isbn: 0415220785,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Self and Sovereignty surveys the role of individual Muslim men and women within India and Pakistan from 1850 through to decolonisation and the partition period.Commencing in colonial times, this book explores and interprets the historical processes t...
Southeast Asia and the Middle East: Islam, Movement, and the Longue Durée
By Brand: Stanford University Press
mpn: Illustrations, map, ean: 9780804761338, isbn: 0804761337,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 220 reviews
Ties between Southeast Asia and the Middle East have been extremely important for well over seven hundred years, but historical linkages between the two regions have attracted little attention, and assessments of their significance are curiously lack...
The End of Innocence? Indonesian Islam and the Temptation of Radicalism
By Brand: University of Hawaii Press
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ean: 9780824835231, isbn: 0824835239,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
This volume is a translation of Le Fin de l’innocence? L’islam indonésien face à la tentation radicale de 1967 à nos jours, which was published to wide acclaim in 2006. It offers a unique overview of the role of Islam in Indonesian politics ov...
From Sasanian Mandaeans to bians of the Marshes (Leiden Studies in Islam and Society)
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ean: 9789004339439, isbn: 9004339434,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
This historical study argues that the Mandaean religion originated under Sasanid rule in the fifth century, not earlier as has been widely accepted. It analyzes primary sources in Syriac, Mandaic, and Arabic to clarify the early history of Mandaeism....
The Cambridge History of Islam, Vol. 1B
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521291361, isbn: 0521291364,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
First published in 1970, The Cambridge History of Islam is the most comprehensive and ambitious collaborative survey of Islamic history and civilisation yet to appear in English. On publication it was welcomed as a work useful both for reference and ...
Democracy and Islam in Indonesia (Religion, Culture, and Public Life)
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231161916, isbn: 0231161913,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Indonesia's military government collapsed in 1998, igniting fears that economic, religious, and political conflicts would complicate any democratic transition. Yet in every year since 2006, the world's most populous Muslim country has received high m...
Indonesia, Islam, and Democracy: Dynamics in a Global Context
ean: 9789799988812, isbn: 9799988810,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
As with many newly democratic countries, Indonesia faces common problems such as crisis of leadership, ethnic and communal conflicts, and the clash of Islam and the West. Indonesia, Islam, and Democracy: Dynamics in a Global Context brings fresh insi...
Islam in Asia: Religion, Politics, and Society
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195040821, isbn: 0195040821,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
The actions and political rhetoric of the day seem to affirm the commitment of many Muslims to a more Islamic political, social, and economic order. But despite the pervasiveness of this phenomenon and its geopolitical significance, our understanding...
A History of Islam in Indonesia: Unity in Diversity (The New Edinburgh Islamic Surveys)
By Edinburgh University Press
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ean: 9780748681846, isbn: 0748681841,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Located on the eastern periphery of the historical Muslim world, as a political entity Indonesia is barely a century old. Yet with close to a quarter of a billion followers of Islam it is now the largest and most populous Muslim country in the world....
Orientalism and Islam: European Thinkers on Oriental Despotism in the Middle East and India
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521749619, isbn: 0521749611,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
Through an historical analysis of the theme of Oriental despotism, Michael Curtis reveals the complex positive and negative interaction between Europe and the Orient. The book also criticizes the misconception that the Orient was the constant victim ...
Islam in Southeast Asia (Southeast Asia Background Series)
By Brand: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
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ean: 9789812307583, isbn: 9812307583,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Islam is a major religion in Southeast Asia, with Indonesian Muslims comprising the largest Muslim population in the world. Events and developments since 11 September 2001 have added greater attention to Islam and its adherents in this part of the wo...
Classical Islam: A History, 600 A.D. to 1258 A.D.
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ean: 9780202307671, isbn: 0202307670,
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In a book written with the poignancy and beauty appropriate to its subject matter, the author opens by reminding us that "the essence of a society is in a sense identical with its history." Classical Islam also serves as a reminder that in the case o...
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