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Muslim Voices and Lives in the Contemporary World

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Islam - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrances Trix (Editor), John Walbridge (Editor), Linda Walbridge (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10194869M
    ISBN 100230605362
    ISBN 109780230605367

      Do Muslim Women Need Saving? is an indictment of a mindset that has justified all manner of foreign interference, including military invasion, in the name of rescuing women from Islam. It offers a detailed, moving portrait of the actual experiences of ordinary Muslim women, and of the contingencies with which they live. Lote Tree Press. likes. Lote Tree Press is a new publishing house specialised in poetry from the Muslim world, dedicated to amplifying the voices of Muslim poets, past and present.5/5.

      Then there are those stories that share the contemporary lives of Muslims around the world: young people in Afghanistan, India, Palestine and beyond, many dealing with war, displacement and Author: Na'ima B Robert. His next book, How to Win a Cosmic War, will be published by Random House in April , and will be followed by an edited anthology, Words Without Borders: Contemporary Literature from the Muslim World, to be published by Norton in

    Founded in , and sponsored by Hartford Seminary since , The Muslim World journal is edited and published quarterly by the Macdonald Center and Wiley-Blackwell. This scholarly journal, which reaches subscribers in 65 countries, is dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of scholarly research on Islam and Muslim societies and on.   It is a story of both European imperialism and its racialized formations of difference, as well as of Muslim responses to it. Aydin argues that “the idea of the Muslim world is inseparable from the claim that Muslims constitute a race” (5)—a point that as asserted in such absolute terms may be something of an overreach.


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This book tells the stories of eleven remarkable people in the Islamic world, from a religious musician in Pakistan who sings the sufferings of the saints and hopes to bring reconciliation to his country, to the son of one of the greatest Shi'ite scholars of Iraq who was murdered trying to restore peace in his city.

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Muslim Voices and Lives in the Contemporary World. Editors: Trix, F., Walbridge, J. (Eds.) This book tells the stories of eleven remarkable people in the Islamic world, from a religious musician in Pakistan who sings the sufferings of the saints and hopes to Muslim Voices and Lives in the Contemporary World book reconciliation to his country, to the son of one of the greatest Shi'ite.

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She is Associate Professor of Linguistics and Anthropology at Indiana University. Nur Hikmah, The Karyawan, April Alternative Voices challenges many writings and observations that record Muslim life in Southeast Asia as one that adopts a relatively "moderate Islam" or a religious orientation that is accomodating to the socio-cultural life of the people in Southeast Asia.

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