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Answering the CallPopular Islamic Activism in Egypt

Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in Egypt

Abdullah Al-Arian

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199931279
eISBN:
9780199373789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931279.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

This groundbreaking book examines the means by which the Muslim Brotherhood was reconstituted during the years of Anwar al-Sadat’s presidency. By including an analysis of structural, ideological, and ... More

Being Young and MuslimNew Cultural Politics in the Global South and North

Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North

Asef Bayat and Linda Herrera

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195369212
eISBN:
9780199871179
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369212.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Islam

There has been a proliferation of interest in youth issues in recent years, and Muslim youth in particular. Young Muslims have been thrust into the global spotlight in relation to questions about ... More

The Homeland Is the ArenaReligion, Transnationalism, and the Integration of Senegalese Immigrants in America

The Homeland Is the Arena: Religion, Transnationalism, and the Integration of Senegalese Immigrants in America

Ousmane Kane

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199732302
eISBN:
9780199894611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732302.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Islam

As Senegal prepares to celebrate fifty years of independence from French colonial rule, academic and policy circles are engaged in a vigorous debate about its experience in nation building. An ... More

Islam and Democracy after the Arab Spring

Islam and Democracy after the Arab Spring

John L. Esposito, Tamara Sonn, and John O. Voll

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780195147988
eISBN:
9780190263799
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147988.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

In late 2010, the wave of civil resistance known as the Arab Spring stunned the world as dictatorships in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya were overthrown, while the regimes of Bahrain, Syria, and Yemen ... More

Islam and the Challenge of Human Rights

Islam and the Challenge of Human Rights

Abdulaziz Sachedina

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195388428
eISBN:
9780199866755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388428.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, Islam

Whether Islam is compatible with human rights in general, and with the Declaration of Human Rights in particular, has been both a Muslim issue and a concern of the international community. Muslim ... More

Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective

Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective

Jocelyne Cesari and José Casanova (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198788553
eISBN:
9780191830419
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788553.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

This volume reframes the debate around Islam and women’s rights within a broader comparative literature. It examines the complex and contingent historical relationships between religion, secularism, ... More

Never Wholly OtherA Muslima Theology of Religious Pluralism

Never Wholly Other: A Muslima Theology of Religious Pluralism

Jerusha Tanner Lamptey

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199362783
eISBN:
9780199362806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362783.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

How does the Qurʾān depict the religious Other? Throughout Islamic history, this question has provoked extensive and intricate debate about the identity, nature, and status of the religious Other and ... More

Politicizing IslamThe Islamic Revival in France and India

Politicizing Islam: The Islamic Revival in France and India

Z. Fareen Parvez

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190225247
eISBN:
9780190225261
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190225247.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

Home to the largest Muslim minorities in Western Europe and Asia, France and India are grappling with a crisis of secular democracy. Politicizing Islam explores Islamic revival movements in the ... More

Religious SecularityShiite Repudiation of the Islamic State

Religious Secularity: Shiite Repudiation of the Islamic State

Naser Ghobadzadeh

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199391172
eISBN:
9780199391196
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199391172.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

In the latter decades of the 20th century, secularism and Muslim politics appeared to be on a collision course. Although 9/11 arguably marked the peak of militant Islam, it also spurred many Muslims ... More

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