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The Resource Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)

Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)

Label
Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization
Title
Journey into Islam
Title remainder
the crisis of globalization
Statement of responsibility
Akbar Ahmed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents a tour of Islam and its peoples as it follows author's anthropological expedition to the three major regions of the Muslim world--the Middle East, South Asia, and East Asia. Reveals unique information on large, often misunderstood populations, describing the experiences and perceptions of ordinary Muslims, women, and youth"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Akbar S
Dewey number
297.09/0511
LC call number
BP163
LC item number
.A3535 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religious awakening
  • Islam
  • Globalization
  • Islamic renewal
  • Islamic countries
Label
Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-301) and index
Contents
An anthropological excursion into the Muslim world -- The struggle within Islam -- Tribes, women, and honor in the age of globalization -- Who is defining Islam after 9/11 and why? -- The clash of civilizations? -- Lifting the veil -- Epilogue: the hope of the world
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000186247
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815701323
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007010770
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000186247
Label
Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-301) and index
Contents
An anthropological excursion into the Muslim world -- The struggle within Islam -- Tribes, women, and honor in the age of globalization -- Who is defining Islam after 9/11 and why? -- The clash of civilizations? -- Lifting the veil -- Epilogue: the hope of the world
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000186247
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780815701323
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007010770
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000186247

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