The Resource Muslim modernities : expressions of the civil imagination, edited by Amyn B. Sajoo

Muslim modernities : expressions of the civil imagination, edited by Amyn B. Sajoo

Label
Muslim modernities : expressions of the civil imagination
Title
Muslim modernities
Title remainder
expressions of the civil imagination
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amyn B. Sajoo
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How does Islam engage with the idea of the modern and with the contemporary world? How is Muslim tradition to be reconciled with a world in continuous flux and change? These questions lie at the heart of current discussions of the Islamic faith and of its doctrines, beliefs and practices. Engaging directly with such questions, this important volume discusses such key themes as identity and citizenship, piety and protest and music and modes of dress. Muslim as well as non-Muslim scholars explore how religiosity and tradition may both have an active role to play in the unfolding of what we under
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
297.2/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP173.63
LC item number
.M87 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Muslim modernities : expressions of the civil imagination, edited by Amyn B. Sajoo
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Scripture, history and modernity : readings of the Qurʼan / Bruce B. Lawrence -- Heroic themes : an invitation to Muslim worlds / John Renard -- An Andalusian modernity in narratives of women / Hasna Lebbady -- Civil sounds : the Aga Khan music initiative in Central Asia / Theodore Levin and Fairouz R. Nishanova -- Forbidden modernities : Islam in public / Nilüfer Göle -- Revivalism and the enclave society / Bryan S. Turner -- Modern citizenship, multiple identities / Eva Schubert -- Globalization, civil imagination and Islamic movements / Kevin McDonald -- Reimagining the civil : pluralism and its discontents / Amyn B. Sajoo
Control code
ocn693780687
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441681300
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36011563
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693780687
  • pebcs0857718290
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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