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Islam under siege : living dangerously in a post-honor world / Akbar S. Ahmed.

Ahmed, Akbar S. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0745622097
  • ISBN: 0745622100 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: viii, 213 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Polity ; 2003.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-196) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Acknowledgments -- Introduction : God's gamble -- Islam under siege -- Return of anthropology and the final crusade ; Sense of Muslim siege -- What is going wrong? -- Is it about Islam or is it globalization? ; Post-honor world? -- Ibn Khaldun and social cohesion -- Khaldunian breakdown ; Man in the iron cage -- Failure of Muslim leadership -- Muslim leaders ; Veiled truth : women in Islam -- Searching for a Muslim ideal : inclusion -- Case study one : the scholarship of inclusion ; Inclusivists in America : Islam in Toledo, Ohio -- Searching for a Muslim ideal : exclusion -- Case study two : the scholarship of exclusion ; Exclusivists in America : the debate in Cleveland, Ohio -- Toward a global paradigm -- Challenge for Islam ; Questions for our time.
Subject: Islam > 20th century.
Islam and world politics.
Globalization > Religious aspects > Islam.

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