The Resource Faith, ideology and fear : Muslim identities within and beyond prisons, Gabriele Marranci

Faith, ideology and fear : Muslim identities within and beyond prisons, Gabriele Marranci

Label
Faith, ideology and fear : Muslim identities within and beyond prisons
Title
Faith, ideology and fear
Title remainder
Muslim identities within and beyond prisons
Statement of responsibility
Gabriele Marranci
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on four years anthropological research within prisons and Muslim communities in the UK, this book offers a unique discussion of the relationship between the experience of prison among Muslims and the formation of religious identity. Gabriele Marranci thoroughly examines Muslim religious life in prison, the work of Muslim chaplains and imams (and the overall impact that they have on Muslim prisoners), providing an analysis of the current prison policies aiming to prevent radicalisation, and discusses the counterproductive results of an increasing young Muslim presence in prisons, as wel
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
  • 297.086927
  • 365/.6088297
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8865
LC item number
.M37 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum religious studies
Label
Faith, ideology and fear : Muslim identities within and beyond prisons, Gabriele Marranci
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Muslims, Islam and crime in the United Kingdom -- Excluded and borderline lives : crime and existential fear -- Bars, fluorescent lights and alienation : 'the torment of the grave' -- Rediscovering Islam in prison : between wonder and cognitive opening -- The shahadah of freedom : from doctrinal to imagistic modes of Islam -- From caged bodies to caged souls : the dystopian experience of leaving prison -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn647873044
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 181 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282452954
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35748989
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647873044
  • pebcs1282452959

Library Locations

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