The Resource Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed

Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed

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
Dewey number
297.09/0511
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP163
LC item number
.A3535 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Journey into Islam : the crisis of globalization, Akbar Ahmed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-301) and index
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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
000041381678
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 323 p.
Isbn
9780815701323
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007010770
Other physical details
ill.
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.b22761640
System control number
kg22761640

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