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Milton in the Arab-Muslim World
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ean: 9781472484802, isbn: 1472484800,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
The first full-length study of the reception of John Milton’s (1608-74) writings in the Arab-Muslim world, this book examines the responses of Arab-Muslim readers to Milton’s works, and in particular, to his epic poem: Paradise Lost. It contribut...
Writing Islam from a South Asian Muslim Perspective: Rushdie, Hamid, Aslam, Shamsie
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mpn: 7 black & white illustrations, ean: 9781137554376, isbn: 1137554371,
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This book explores whether the post-9/11 novels of Rushdie, Hamid, Aslam and Shamsie can be read as part of an attempt to revise modern ‘knowledge’ of the Islamic world, using globally-distributed English-language literature to reframe Muslims’...
Women and Islam: Myths, Apologies, and the Limits of Feminist Critique
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ean: 9780739179062, isbn: 0739179063,
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Muslim women of all ages, economic status, educational backgrounds, sexual orientations, and from different parts of historically Muslim countries suffer the kinds of atrocities that violate common understandings of human rights and are normally deno...
The Warrior Women of Islam: Female Empowerment in Arabic Popular Literature
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ean: 9781848859265, isbn: 1848859260,
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Colloquial Arabic storytelling is most commonly associated with the Arabian Nights. But few people are aware of a much larger corpus of narrative texts known as popular epic. These heroic romantic tales, originating in the Middle Ages, form vast cycl...
The Future of Islam
ean: 9781421968667, isbn: 1421968665,
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefo...
Islam and the English Enlightenment, 1670–1840
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ean: 9781421403533, isbn: 1421403536,
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A corrective addendum to Edward Said’s Orientalism, this book examines how sympathetic representations of Islam contributed significantly to Protestant Britain’s national and imperial identity in the eighteenth century.Taking a historical view, H...
Voices of Resurgent Islam
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ean: 9780195033403, isbn: 019503340X,
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Essays discuss Islamic identity, influential Islamic leaders, and reasons for the revitalization of Islam in the Middle East...
Classical Islam: A Sourcebook of Religious Literature
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ean: 9780415505086, isbn: 190688417X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
This definitive sourcebook presents more than sixty authoritative new translations of key Islamic texts. Edited and translated by three leading specialists, Classical Islam features eight thematically-linked sections covering the Qur'ān and its inte...
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