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Following Muhammad: Rethinking Islam in the Contemporary World

Following Muhammad

Rethinking Islam in the Contemporary World

The University of North Carolina Press (2005)
AU$32.28

Avoiding the traps of sensational political exposes and specialized scholarly Orientalism, Carl...

Gender, Sainthood, and Everyday Practice in South Asian Shi’ism
The University of North Carolina Press (2011)
AU$32.28

In this study of devotional hagiographical texts and contemporary ritual performances of the Shi'a...

When Sun Meets Moon: Gender, Eros, and Ecstasy in Urdu Poetry

When Sun Meets Moon

Gender, Eros, and Ecstasy in Urdu Poetry

The University of North Carolina Press (2016)
AU$32.28

The two Muslim poets featured in Scott Kugle's comparative study lived separate lives during the...

Ghazali and the Poetics of Imagination
The University of North Carolina Press (2006)
AU$45.20

Abu Hamid al-Ghaz& 257;l& 299;, a Muslim jurist-theologian and polymath who lived from the...

Sufis and Saints' Bodies: Mysticism, Corporeality, and Sacred Power in Islam

Sufis and Saints' Bodies

Mysticism, Corporeality, and Sacred Power in Islam

The University of North Carolina Press (2011)
AU$48.43

Islam is often described as abstract, ascetic, and uniquely disengaged from the human body. Scott...

Muslim Networks from Hajj to Hip Hop
The University of North Carolina Press (2006)
AU$41.97

Crucial to understanding Islam is a recognition of the role of Muslim networks. The earliest...

The Politics of Knowledge in Premodern Islam: Negotiating Ideology and Religious Inquiry

The Politics of Knowledge in Premodern Islam

Negotiating Ideology and Religious Inquiry

The University of North Carolina Press (2006)
AU$48.43

The eleventh and twelfth centuries comprised a period of great significance in Islamic history. The...

iMuslims: Rewiring the House of Islam

iMuslims

Rewiring the House of Islam

The University of North Carolina Press (2009)
AU$48.43

Exploring the increasing impact of the Internet on Muslims around the world, this book sheds new...

Constructing Bangladesh: Religion, Ethnicity, and Language in an Islamic Nation

Constructing Bangladesh

Religion, Ethnicity, and Language in an Islamic Nation

The University of North Carolina Press (2006)
AU$32.28

Highlighting the dynamic, pluralistic nature of Islamic civilization, Sufia M. Uddin examines the...

Isma'ili Modern: Globalization and Identity in a Muslim Community

Isma'ili Modern

Globalization and Identity in a Muslim Community

The University of North Carolina Press (2011)
AU$41.97

The Isma'ili Muslims, a major sect of Shi'i Islam, form a community that is intriguing in its...