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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 99.95
This interdisciplinary book explores the historical and contemporary role of religious tradition and education on political elites and governing agencies in several major states as well as generally in the region. The relationship between democracy and authority is examined to provide a better understanding of the complexity underlying the emergence... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 69.95
Canadian Education: Governing Practices and Producing Subjects is an absolutely critical volume bridging a number of key areas in Canadian education classroom politics, schools, teachers work, higher education, and much more with the theoretical contributions of Michel Foucault. The result is illuminating, engaging, and critically... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 110.00
Based on extensive fieldwork and archival records, this book traces the emergence and flourishing of madrasas and the myriad ways in which they impact upon local Muslim communities, especially in West Bengal. It also addresses issues of identity, ?secular? education and gender in this context, while exploring the myths that surround these institutions.... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2011; US$ 32.60
Hauptbeschreibung Mit rund 4 Millionen Anhängern nehmen Muslime in Deutschland eine bedeutende gesellschaftliche Stellung ein. Fragen der Integration und eine sachlich-fachliche und praktikable Vermittlung des muslimischen Glaubens sind daher so dringlich wie nie. Mit dem Bedürfnis nach verständlichem und verlässlichem Wissen über die islamische... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 32.00
Merry elaborates an ideal type of Islamic philosophy of education in order to examine the specific challenges that Islamic schools face, comparing the different educational realities facing Muslim populations in the Netherlands, Belgium, and the United States. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 158.00
This book provides a comparative history of Islamic education in the Soviet Union and the post-Soviet countries. Case studies on Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan and on two regions of the Russian Federation, Tatarstan and Daghestan, highlight the importance which Muslim communities in all parts of the Soviet Union attached... more...
- BRILL 2009; US$ 295.00
The present volume examines the development of Muslim traditions of reform in pre-colonial and colonial Zanzibar, focussing on patterns of cooperation between religious scholars and the British colonial state and highlights the effects of the Zanzibar revolution of 1964 on the development of Islamic education and Islamic traditions of learning in Zanzibar... more...
- Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2009; US$ 49.90
This is a remarkable piece of scholarship that illuminates general and specific tendencies in Islamic education in South Thailand. Armed with an enormous amount of rich empirical detail and an elegant writing style, the author debunks the simplistic Orientalist conceptions of Wahhabi and Salafi influences on Islamic education in South Thailand. This... more...