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  1. Unwanted

    av Sandra M Bucerius

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2014-10-09, ISBN 9780199856473

    This five-year ethnographic study of second generation immigrant Muslim drug dealers in Frankfurt, Germany explores the young men's participation in the drug market while trying to adhere to religious and cultural obligations, their struggles with...

  2. The Qur'an

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2010-04-08, ISBN 9780199570713

    M. A. S. Abdel Haleem's acclaimed translation of the Qur'an is now published with the original Arabic text to give a greater appreciation and understanding of the holy book. The traditional Arabic calligraphic pages are displayed alongside the Eng...

  3. Political Islam and the secular state in Turkey

    av Evangelia Axiarlis

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2014-04-24, ISBN 9781780769233

    How safe is Turkey's liberal democracy? The rise to power in 2002 of the right-leaning Islamic Justice and Development Party ignited fears in the West that Turkey could no longer be relied upon to provide a buffer against the growth of Islamic fun...

  4. Jihad and Death

    av Olivier Roy

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-04-06, ISBN 9781849046985

    Islamic State has replaced Al Qaeda as the great global threat of the twenty-first century, the bogeyman we have all come to fear. But Daesh started as a local movement, rooted in the resentment of the Sunni Arabs of Iraq and Syria. It is they who...

  5. After Empire

    av Paul Gilroy

    Häftad, Engelska, 2004-09-01, ISBN 9780415343084

    Paul Gilroy's After Empire - in many ways a sequel to his classic study of race and nation, There Ain't No Black in the Union Jack - explores Britain's failure to come to terms with the loss of its empire and pre-eminent global standing. Drawing o...

  6. Islam and the Future of Tolerance

    av Sam Harris

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2015-10-02, ISBN 9780674088702
    (6 röster)

    In this deeply informed exchange, Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz present an antidote to the polarizing rhetoric and obscurantism that define our time: honest dialogue. Guided by a commitment to the belief that no idea is above scrutiny and no people ...

  7. Social Movements, Mobilization, and Contestation in the Middle East and North Africa

    av Joel Beinin, Frederic Vairel

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-08-21, ISBN 9780804785693

    Before the 2011 uprisings, the Middle East and North Africa were frequently seen as a uniquely undemocratic region with little civic activism. The first edition of this volume, published at the start of the Arab Spring, challenged these views by r...

  8. Jihadi Culture

    av Thomas Hegghammer

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-06-22, ISBN 9781107614567

    Al-Qaida and Islamic State continue to captivate the world with their extreme violence. While much attention has been given to the operations and doctrines of jihadi groups, this is the first book to explore their culture. Using a wealth of primar...

  9. Slöjans politik

    av Joan Wallach Scott

    Kartonnage, Svenska, 2010-06-10, ISBN 9789186273088

    År 2004 antogs i Frankrike en lag som förbjuder elever att bära "iögonfallande tecken" på religiös tillhörighet i allmänna skolor. Även om lagen gäller alla religiösa grupper, är den i första hand riktad mot muslimska flickor som bär huv...

  10. Politics of Piety

    av Saba Mahmood

    Häftad, Engelska, 2011-10-23, ISBN 9780691149806

    Politics of Piety is a groundbreaking analysis of Islamist cultural politics through the ethnography of a thriving, grassroots women's piety movement in the mosques of Cairo, Egypt. Unlike those organized Islamist activities that seek to seize or ...

  11. The Formation of Islam

    av Jonathan P Berkey

    Häftad, Engelska, 2002-12-01, ISBN 9780521588133
    (1 röst)

    Jonathan Berkey's 2003 book surveys the religious history of the peoples of the Near East from roughly 600 to 1800 CE. The opening chapter examines the religious scene in the Near East in late antiquity, and the religious traditions which preceded...

  12. Islamic Activism

    av Quintan Wiktorowicz

    Häftad, Engelska, 2003-11-01, ISBN 9780253216212

    ... [Will] have an impact on two important fields of scholarship: social movement theory and the study of Islamic activist movements." -John Voll, Georgetown UniversityThis volume represents the first comprehensive attempt to incorporate the ...

  13. Salafi-Jihadism

    av Shiraz Maher

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-08-03, ISBN 9780141986265

    'A groundbreaking study ... a masterclass in how to do intellectual history, and one that nobody with an interest in radical Islam should miss' Tom Holland, New Statesman'Readers looking for a rigorous but lucid account of Islamic State's ideas wi...

  14. The Mongols and the Islamic World

    av Professor Peter Jackson

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-04-04, ISBN 9780300125337

    An epic historical consideration of the Mongol conquest of Western Asia and the spread of Islam during the years of non-Muslim rule The Mongol conquest of the Islamic world began in the early thirteenth century when Genghis Khan and his warriors o...

  15. Desire

    av Anna Clark

    Häftad, Engelska, 2008-06-01, ISBN 9780415775182

    '...the rich range of historical information that Clark weaves into her chapters...makes this ambitious overview of sex in Europe a highly accessible and successful endeavour.' - Times Higher Education Supplement 'Provides a valuable overview of t...

  16. Rethinking Political Islam

    av Shadi Hamid

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-09-07, ISBN 9780190649203

    Rethinking Political Islam offers a fine-grained and definitive overview of the changing world of political Islam in the post-Arab Uprising era.

  17. The Arabic Literary Heritage

    av Roger Allen

    Häftad, Engelska, 2005-10-01, ISBN 9780521485258

    Roger Allen here offers an account of the cultural tradition of literary texts in Arabic, from their unknown beginnings in the fifth century AD to the present day. Allen's organising principle is not that of traditional literary histories, but is ...

  18. Islamic Politics, Muslim States, and Counterterrorism Tensions

    av Peter Henne

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-03-02, ISBN 9781107143227

    The US Global War on Terror and earlier US counterterrorism efforts prompted a variety of responses from Muslim states despite widespread Islamic opposition. Some cooperated extensively, some balked at US policy priorities, and others vacillated b...

  19. Understanding the Qur'an

    av Muhammad Abdel Haleem

    Häftad, Engelska, 2010-09-30, ISBN 9781845117894

    The tenets of Islam cannot be grasped without a proper understanding of the Qur'an. In this important new introduction, Muhammad Haleem examines its recurrent themes - life and eternity, marriage and divorce, peace and war, water and nourishment -...

  20. The Life of Muhammad

    av I Ishaq

    Inbunden, Engelska, 1989-01-01, ISBN 9780196360331
    (2 röster)

    Professor Guillaume's translation of the Sira of Ibn Ishaq is now reissued. The translator used Ibn Hisham's abridgement and also included many additions and variants found in the writings of early authors. The book thus presents in English practi...

  21. Engineers of Jihad

    av Diego Gambetta, Steffen Hertog

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-03-01, ISBN 9780691145174

    The violent actions of a few extremists can alter the course of history, yet there persists a yawning gap between the potential impact of these individuals and what we understand about them. In Engineers of Jihad, Diego Gambetta and Steffen Hertog...

  22. The Baluch, Sunnism and the State in Iran

    av Stephane A Dudoignon

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-07-27, ISBN 9781849047081

    Since 2002 Sunni jihadi groups like Jaysh al-'Adl have been active in Iranian Baluchistan, yet the region remains relatively stable. Dudoignon's book shows that the key reason for this is Tehran's cultivation of good relations with Sunni ulama in ...

  23. Force and Fanaticism

    av Simon Ross Valentine

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2015-07-18, ISBN 9781849044646

    Wahhabism is an Islamic reform movement found mainly in Saudi Arabia. Closely linked to the Saudi monarchy, it enforces a strict code of morality and conduct monitored by mutawa (religious police), and governs every facet of Saudi life according t...

  24. What Time is it There?

    av Serge Gruzinski

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2010-12-03, ISBN 9780745647524

    What Time is it There? is a history of worlds that encounter each other without ever meeting. The title comes from a film by Tsai Ming-liang which explores the desire to conquer the barriers of space and time by abolishing time differences and inv...

  25. Clandestine Political Violence

    av Donatella Della Porta

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-05-20, ISBN 9780521146166

    Clandestine Political Violence compares four types of clandestine political violence: left-wing (in Italy and Germany), right-wing (in Italy), ethnonationalist (in Spain) and religious fundamentalist (in Islamist clandestine organizations). Orient...

  26. A History of Islamic Societies

    av Ira M Lapidus

    Häftad, Engelska, 2014-10-13, ISBN 9780521732970

    This new edition of one of the most widely used course books on Islamic civilizations around the world has been substantially revised to incorporate the new scholarship and insights of the last twenty-five years. Ira Lapidus' history explores the ...

  27. In Honor of Fadime

    av Unni Wikan

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2008-03-01, ISBN 9780226896861

    In 2002, young Fadime Sahindal was brutally murdered by her own father. She belonged to a family of Kurdish immigrants who had lived in Sweden for almost two decades. But Fadime's relationship with a man outside of their community had deeply disho...

  28. Alternative Performativity of Muslimness

    av Amina Alrasheed Nayel

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-02-07, ISBN 9783319440507

    The book highlights issues related to the construction of gender in Africa and African identity politics. It explores the limitations of the constructed category of "African Muslim woman" in West Yorkshire. Amina Alrasheed Nayel uses Bla...

  29. Lost Islamic History

    av Firas Alkhateeb

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-09-21, ISBN 9781849046893

    Over the last 1,400 years, a succession of Muslim polities and empires expanded to control territories and peoples stretching from southern France to East Africa and South East Asia. Yet many of the contributions of Muslim thinkers, scientists and...

  30. Reliance of the Traveller

    av Ahmad Ibn Naqib Al-Misri

    Inbunden, Engelska, 1997-12-01, ISBN 9780915957729

    This is a classic manual of fiqh rulings based on Shafi"i School of jurisprudence and includes original Arabic texts and translations from classic works of prominent Muslim scholars such as al Ghazali, al Nawawi, al Qurtubi, al Dhahabi and ot...