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  • Between Social Skills and Marketable Skillsby Roman Loimeier

    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...

  • Canadian Educationby

    SensePublishers 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 provocative.... more...

  • Culture, Identity, and Islamic Schoolingby Michael S. Merry

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 36.00

    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...

  • Educational strategies among Muslims in the context of globalizationby H. Daun; Walford

    BRILL 2004; US$ 137.00

    This volume deals with Islamic conceptualization of knowledge, various types of Islamic education; and educational strategies among selected groups of Muslims in Islamized countries (Pakistan, Iran, Morocco, Senegal, and so on) as well as countries in Europe where Muslims form important minorities. The first chapter gives an overview of Islamic educational... more...

  • Eine Zeitlandschaft in der Globalisierungby Roman Loimeier

    transcript 2014; US$ 25.95

    Zeit und Zeitvorstellungen sind zentraler Bestandteil gesellschaftlicher Ordnung. Die konkrete Ausgestaltung von Zeitordnungen ist Inhalt vielfältiger sozialer, politischer und religiöser Aushandlungsprozesse. Roman Loimeier beleuchtet die Entwicklung der islamischen Zeitlandschaft Sansibar im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven... more...

  • Gemeinsam das Licht aus der Nische holenby Harry H. Behr; Werner Haußmann; Frank van der Velden

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 26.49

    Mit welchen Kompetenzen für den Umgang mit der eigenen Religion bzw. Religiosität entlassen wir unsere Schüler aus dem Religionsunterricht der Kollegstufe? Wie werde ich als Lehrkraft in meinem religiösen Handeln von Philosophie, Psychologie, Soziologie, Naturwissenschaften etc. angefragt? Wie verhindere ich eine Spaltung der Welt in ein »Haus der... more...

  • Indoktrination und Erziehungby Henning Schluß

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 39.95

    Der Begriff 'Erziehung' wird von der Wissenschaft gleichen Namens schon seit längerem kaum noch erörtert. Andere Begriffe wie Bildung, Wissen oder gar Kompetenz stehen höher im Kurs. Möglicherweise weist der Erziehungsbegriff eine zu große Nähe zu seinem alter ego, der Indoktrination, auf. Die Grenze zwischen Erziehung und Indoktrination wird als fließend... more...

  • Islam, Education and Reform in Southern Thailandby Joseph Chinyong Liow

    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...

  • Islam and Educationby Lynn Revell

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 34.95

    Fear or extremism and associations with terrorism and radicalisation characterise popular views on Islam. Lynn Revell shows how these fears and misconceptions are too often perpetuated in education through textbooks, the curriculum and the recent guidance to teachers of religious education in schools, when they ought to be interrogated and challenged.... more...

  • Islamic Education in the Soviet Union and Its Successor Statesby Michael Kemper; Raoul Motika; Stefan Reichmuth

    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...