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Sceptics of Islam: Revisionist Religion, Agnosticism and Disbelief in the Modern Arab World (Middle East Studies)
Sceptics of Islam: Revisionist Religion, Agnosticism and Disbelief in the Modern Arab World (Middle East Studies)
By I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd
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ean: 9781784533373, isbn: 1784533378,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
Arab debates about the critical relationship between religion and modernity began in the early nineteenth century. Such debates are now integral to the struggle for power between a variety of political groups and their opponents, and are vital to und...


Beyond the Veil, Revised Edition: Male-Female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society
Beyond the Veil, Revised Edition: Male-Female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253204233, isbn: 0253204232,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Required reading... " ―Elizabeth Fernea, The University of Texas at AustinIf a reader were to select only one book in order to gain insight into women's status and prospects in Islamic society, this study should be the one chosen for its clarity, h...


The War with Hannibal: The History of Rome from Its Foundation, Books XXI-XXX (Penguin Classics) (Bks. 21-30)
The War with Hannibal: The History of Rome from Its Foundation, Books XXI-XXX (Penguin Classics) (Bks. 21-30)
By Penguin Classics
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ean: 9780140441451, isbn: 014044145X,

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In The War with Hannibal, Livy chronicles the events of the Second Punic War between Rome and Carthage, until the Battle of Zama in 202 BC. He vividly recreates the immense armies of Hannibal, complete with elephants, crossing the Alps; the panic as...


Islamic Postcolonialism: Islam and Muslim Identities in Four Contemporary British Novels
Islamic Postcolonialism: Islam and Muslim Identities in Four Contemporary British Novels
By Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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ean: 9781443876308, isbn: 1443876305,

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Islamic postcolonialism is a theoretical perspective that combines two components which have up until now existed in a state of tension. As a secular theory, postcolonialism has notably failed to account for Muslim priorities; it has, for instance, h...


Mystical Islam and Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary German Literature: Openness to Alterity (Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture)
Mystical Islam and Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary German Literature: Openness to Alterity (Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture)
By Camden House
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ean: 9781640140103, isbn: 1640140107,

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At a time when the place of Muslims in German society is being disputed, this book explores how four contemporary German writers of Muslim backgrounds-Zafer Senocak, SAID, Feridun Zaimoglu, and Navid Kermani-point beyond identity politics and suggest...


In the Light of Medieval Spain: Islam, the West, and the Relevance of the Past (The New Middle Ages)
In the Light of Medieval Spain: Islam, the West, and the Relevance of the Past (The New Middle Ages)
By Palgrave Macmillan
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ean: 9781403983893, isbn: 1403983895,

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If the idea of the medieval has been widely deployed in the colonial and neocolonial West as a marker of cultural backwardness, the Anglo-American perspective has often regarded Spain as part of a historically underdeveloped world and as a late-comer...


Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information
Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information
By Penguin UK
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ean: 9780241257852, isbn: 0241257859,

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Is anything ever not an interpretation? Does interpretation go all the way down? Is there such a thing as a pure fact that is interpretation-free? If not, how are we supposed to know what to think and do? These tantalizing questions are tackled by re...


Islam and the West African Novel: The Politics of Representation
Islam and the West African Novel: The Politics of Representation
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ean: 9780894108631, isbn: 0894108638,

Ahmed Bangura argues that an ingrained pattern of prejudice toward Islam in European-language writing on Africa has led to misreadings of West African novels. He traces the origins of these misunderstandings and offers a framework for the study of We...


Writing and Representation in Medieval Islam: Muslim Horizons (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures)
Writing and Representation in Medieval Islam: Muslim Horizons (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures)
By Routledge
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ean: 9780415595933, isbn: 0415595932,

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With contributions from specialists in different areas of classical Islamic thought, this accessible volume explores the ways in which medieval Muslims saw, interpreted and represented the world around them in their writings. Focusing mainly on the ...


Breeding Bin Ladens: America, Islam, and the Future of Europe
Breeding Bin Ladens: America, Islam, and the Future of Europe
By Johns Hopkins University Press
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ean: 9780801885051, isbn: 0801885051,

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While American leaders wage war on extremists in the Middle East, they are dangerously detached from a potentially greater threat closer to home. In Breeding Bin Ladens, Zachary Shore asserts that the growing ambivalence of Europe’s Muslims poses r...


Privately Empowered: Expressing Feminism in Islam in Northern Nigerian Fiction
Privately Empowered: Expressing Feminism in Islam in Northern Nigerian Fiction
By Northwestern University Press
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ean: 9780810133679, isbn: 0810133679,

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Privately Empowered responds to the lack of adequate attention paid to Islam in Africa in comparison to Islam in the Middle East and the Arab world. Shirin Edwin points to the tight embrace between Islam and politics that has rendered Islamic feminis...


American Arabesque: Arabs and Islam in the Nineteenth Century Imaginary (America and the Long 19th Century)
American Arabesque: Arabs and Islam in the Nineteenth Century Imaginary (America and the Long 19th Century)
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ean: 9780814745182, isbn: 0814745180,

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American Arabesque examines representations of Arabs, Islam and the Near East in nineteenth-century American culture, arguing that these representations play a significant role in the development of American national identity over the century, reveal...


Western Views of Islam in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Perception of Other
Western Views of Islam in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Perception of Other
By Palgrave Macmillan
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ean: 9781349416745, isbn: 1349416746,

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Western Views of Islam in Medieval and Early Modern Europe considers the various attitudes of European religious and secular writers towards Islam during the Middle Ages and Early Modern Period. Examining works from England, France, Italy, the Holy L...


Of Irony and Empire: Islam, the West, and the Transcultural Invention of Africa (SUNY series, Explorations in Postcolonial Studies)
Of Irony and Empire: Islam, the West, and the Transcultural Invention of Africa (SUNY series, Explorations in Postcolonial Studies)
By SUNY Press
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ean: 9780791472163, isbn: 0791472167,

Examines the transformative power of irony in the creation of Muslim Africa....


Islam in Tropical Africa (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
Islam in Tropical Africa (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138232785, isbn: 1138232785,

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First published in 1980, this second edition of Islam in Tropical Africa presents specialist studies of the history and sociology of Muslim communities in Africa south of the Sahara. The studies cover an extensive and range of time and place, and inc...


Violence and Gender in the ''New'' Europe: Islam in German Culture (Studies in European Culture and History)
Violence and Gender in the "New" Europe: Islam in German Culture (Studies in European Culture and History)
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ean: 9781137007087, isbn: 1137007087,

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Images of covered women, together with stories of honor killings and forced marriages, continue to retain their currency in media representations of Islam. Moving beyond staid stereotypes, Gender and Violence in the "New" Europe draws new conclusions...


Islam in India: or the Qᾱnῡn-i-Islᾱm The Customs of the Musalmᾱns of India (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
Islam in India: or the Qᾱnῡn-i-Islᾱm The Customs of the Musalmᾱns of India (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138232518, isbn: 1138232513,

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First published in 1832, this work was at the time considered an authoritative account of the beliefs and practices of the Musalmᾱns of India. This 1921 reprint includes an introduction from the editor, Dr William Crooke, which presents what is kn...


Spiritual Grammar: Genre and the Saintly Subject in Islam and Christianity (Comparative Theology: Thinking Across Traditions)
Spiritual Grammar: Genre and the Saintly Subject in Islam and Christianity (Comparative Theology: Thinking Across Traditions)
By Fordham University Press
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ean: 9780823275724, isbn: 0823275728,

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Spiritual Grammar identifies a genre of religious literature that until now has not been recognized as such. In this surprising and theoretically nuanced study, F. Dominic Longo reveals how grammatical structures of language addressed in two medieval...


The Dissent of Nazrul Islam: Poetry and History (Oxford India Paperbacks)
The Dissent of Nazrul Islam: Poetry and History (Oxford India Paperbacks)
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: Illustrations, maps, ports., ean: 9780198063247, isbn: 0198063245,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899-1976) came into prominence in the1920s as the 'Rebel Poet', startling the Indian literary world with his radical ideas and defiant utterances. The Dissent of Nazrul Islam focuses primarily on Nazrul's dissent against the Briti...


Hadith as Scripture: Discussions on the Authority of Prophetic Traditions in Islam
Hadith as Scripture: Discussions on the Authority of Prophetic Traditions in Islam
By Palgrave Macmillan
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ean: 9781137491091, isbn: 1137491094,

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This work explores the earliest extant discussions on the authority of the Hadith in Islam and compares them with contemporary debates. These lively and often polemical debates are mostly popular discussions in which Muslims from different background...



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