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Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah
Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah, by Olivier Roy. New York: Columbia University Press, in association with the Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Internationales, Paris, 2004. xi + 340
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  • Sociology
    The Wiley Blackwell Companion to the Study of…
  • 1 October 2003
Iraq's Dysfunctional Democracy
nations of fascism in the 1960s typically focused, of course, on analyses of economic sociology, social structure, and political economy: it is from these sociological frameworks that the dominant
Islam and Revolution in the Middle East
Analyzes the role of Islam in Middle Eastern society and politics, addresses the differences between the Sunni and Shi'i sects, and discusses why an Islamic revolution occurred only in Iran.
The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Violence
The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Violence is a welcome addition to the burgeoning scholarly literature on the relationship between religion and violence. Part I, ‘Overview of Religious Tradition...
Religion and power in Morocco
In this book a well-known anthropologist traces the evolution of the political role of Islam in Morocco from the seventeenth century to present times. Integrating history and anthropology in a way
The social base of Islamic militancy in Morocco
What has been the social base of the militant Islamic movement in Morocco since the early 1970s? More specifically, what segments of Moroccan society have been active in, or sympathetic to, the
The Blackwell Companion to Religion and Violence
Turkish politics due precisely to military tutelage. However, the author of this book offers a new perspective for the readership. The author uses archives from newspapers, parliamentary sessions,
The House of Si Abd Allah: The Oral History of a Moroccan Family
Looks at the lives of two cousins, a "fundamentalist" Muslim peddler in Tangier and a "westernized" Muslim housewife and part-time university student in the United States. It shows their differing