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Muslim society

by Ernest Gellner

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, North,
  • Africa, North.
    • Subjects:
    • Islamic sociology,
    • Islam -- Africa, North,
    • Africa, North -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementErnest Gellner.
      SeriesCambridge studies in social anthropology,, 32
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP173.25 .G44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 267 p. ;
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4116091M
      ISBN 100521221609
      LC Control Number80041103

        Islamic Society in Practice is an accessible, comprehensive, appealing, and informative introductions to a part of the human community too often distorted by caricature, stereotype, political propaganda, and cinematic excesses. -- Midwest Book Review. Product details. Hardcover: pages;Reviews: 2. Book Description. This new 4 volume collection will bring together the key literature on Islam and Society. In four broad themes the collection will cover Islam and power; minorities and pluralism; everyday life, ethics and community building; subjectivation, discipline and piety.

      The Ideal Muslim Society by Dr. Muhammad Ali al-Hashimi gives a detailed picture of what this society would look like, drawing on his extensive research of Islamic history. This authentic Islamic book on history offers practical ideas and hope to readers who long to see a better world. His bonds with Islam are sadly mainly those of heritage. He is a Muslim because he is born to Islam. He has rarely made any serious attempt to acquire a real understanding of his religion. Of all the books, both ancient and modern, I have read on an unde~tanding of Islam, this book.

      Islam and modernity is a topic of discussion in contemporary sociology of history of Islam chronicles different interpretations and approaches. Modernity is a complex and multidimensional phenomenon rather than a unified and coherent one. It has historically had different schools of thought moving in many directions. Muslim American Society, Washington D. C. 17, likes 39 talking about this. Hate speech or harassing comments will be deleted and users will be reported to Facebook and banned from this page.


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