Searching for “Islam” in Heritage Practices and Debates in Qatar

  title={Searching for “Islam” in Heritage Practices and Debates in Qatar},
  author={T. Rico},
  journal={Journal of Arabian Studies},
  pages={211 - 224}
  • T. Rico
  • Published 2017
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  • Journal of Arabian Studies
Abstract What is particular about practices of heritage preservation in Qatar –– if anything at all? Considering the relative lack of productive literature on Islam within heritage studies, this paper describes and discusses a dedicated multi-disciplinary research project that examines both practices and debates about heritage and Islam in the contemporary heritage practices of Qatar. While investigating whether practices in this context are adapted (or imagined to adapt) to Muslim contexts, I… Expand
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