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Recalling the Caliphate

Decolonisation and World Order

by S. Sayyid

<p>As late as the last quarter of the twentieth century, there were expectations that Islam's political and cultural influence would dissipate as the advance of westernization brought modernization and secularization in its wake. Not only has ...

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Reclaim Your Heart

by Yasmin Mogahed

<p>“Many of us live our lives entrapped by the same repeated patterns of heartbreak and disappointment. Often, we have no idea why this happens. Reclaim Your Heart is about freeing the heart from this slavery. It is about the journey in and out ...

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Recognizing Sufism

Contemplation in the Islamic Tradition

by Arthur F. Buehler

<p>Sufism is all too often associated just with 'mysticism' in the West. The author of this new textbook, a former pupil of Annemarie Schimmel, suggests that conflating Sufism and mysticism is only partially valid. He shows that the vast ...

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Recovering the Female Voice in Islamic Scripture

Women and Silence

by Georgina L. Jardim

<p>Protest is an activity not associated with the pious and collectively-minded, but more often seen as an activity of the liberal and rebellious. Judaism, Christianity and Islam are commonly understood as paragons of submission and obedience ...

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Reflections on the Global Civilization

A Dialogue

by Majid Tehranian & Daisaku Ikeda

<p>Globalization has brought different civilizations and peoples into new and closer contact. But this novel intimacy has not always led to greater understanding. There is an urgent need to work towards a global civilization based on principles ...

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Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen

A Troubled National Union

by Stephen W. Day

<p>Based on years of in-depth field research, this book unravels the complexities of the Yemeni state and its domestic politics with a particular focus on the post-1990 years. The central thesis is that Yemen continues to suffer from regional ...

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Regulating Islam

Religion and the State in Contemporary Morocco and Tunisia

by Sarah J. Feuer

<p>Many countries in the Arab world have incorporated Islam into their state- and nation-building projects, naming it the 'religion of the state'. Regulating Islam offers an empirically rich account of how and why two contemporary Arab states, ...

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Religion and Charity

The Social Life of Goodness in Chinese Societies

by Robert P. Weller, C. Julia Huang, Keping Wu & others

<p>Free markets alone do not work effectively to solve certain kinds of human problems, such as education, old age care, or disaster relief. Nor have markets ever been the sole solution to the psychological challenges of death, suffering, or ...

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Religion and Extremism

Rejecting Diversity

by Douglas Pratt

<p>Focusing on the three monotheistic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam, Douglas Pratt argues that despite a popular focus on Islam, extremist Jews and Christians can also enact terror and destruction. <em>Religion and Extremism</em> ...

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Religion as Critique: Islamic Critical Thinking from Mecca to the Marketplace

by Irfan Ahmad

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Religious Freedom in Islam

The Fate of a Universal Human Right in the Muslim World Today

by Daniel Philpott

<p>Since at least the attacks of September 11, 2001, one of the most pressing political questions of the age has been whether Islam is hostile to religious freedom. Daniel Philpott examines conditions on the ground in forty-seven Muslim-majority

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Religious Pluralism and Islamic Law

Dhimmis and Others in the Empire of Law

by Anver M. Emon

<p>The question of tolerance and Islam is not a new one. Polemicists are certain that Islam is not a tolerant religion. As evidence they point to the rules governing the treatment of non-Muslim permanent residents in Muslim lands, namely the ...

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Religious Pluralism, Globalization, and World Politics

by Thomas Banchoff

<p>Globalization has spawned more active transnational religious communities, creating a powerful force in world affairs. <em>Religious Pluralism, Globalization and World Politics,</em> an incisive new collection of essays, explores the patterns

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Rethinking Ibn 'Arabi

by Gregory A. Lipton

<p>The thirteenth century mystic Ibn `Arabi was the foremost Sufi theorist of the premodern era. For more than a century, Western scholars and esotericists have heralded his universalism, arguing that he saw all contemporaneous religions as ...

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Rethinking Islamist Politics

Culture, the State and Islamism

by Salwa Ismail

<p>In an atmosphere of growing concern over the threat posed by Islamist violence, political Islamism has become the most important of geopolitical issues. In the process, it has been misrepresented. Contrary to what many believe, Islamist ...

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Rights for Others

The Slow Home-Coming of Human Rights in the Netherlands

by Barbara Oomen

<p>Rights for Others is an empirical study of what happens when international human rights are applied domestically in The Netherlands. It tracks recent debates in Dutch society on citizenship and the rights of immigrants, and analyses the shift

ISBN: 9781107720985

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Routledge Revivals: The Islamic Jesus (1977)

An Annotated Bibliography of Sources in English and French

by Don Wismer

<p>First published in 1977, this book is intended as a record of sources in Islamic prophetology which focus on the prophet Isa — Jesus in Christian theology. The Islamic Isa differs markedly from the Christian Jesus, most obviously in that, ...

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Sacred Spaces and Transnational Networks in American Sufism

Bawa Muhaiyaddeen and Contemporary Shrine Cultures

by Merin Shobhana Xavier

<p>This book sheds light on the Bawa Muhaiyaddeen Fellowship (BMF), one of North America's major Sufi movements, and one of the first to establish a Sufi shrine in the region. It provides the first comprehensive overview of the BMF, offering new

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Saddam Hussein's Ba'th Party

Inside an Authoritarian Regime

by Joseph Sassoon

<p>The Ba'th Party came to power in 1968 and remained for thirty-five years, until the 2003 US invasion. Under the leadership of Saddam Hussein, who became president of Iraq in 1979, a powerful authoritarian regime was created based on a system ...

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Saint Francis and the Sultan

The Curious History of a Christian-Muslim Encounter

by John V. Tolan

<p>In September, 1219, as the armies of the Fifth Crusade besieged the Egyptian city of Damietta, Francis of Assisi went to Egypt to preach to Sultan al-Malik al-Kâmil. Although we in fact know very little about this event, this has not ...

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