Islamic studies in the twenty-first century: transformations and continuities

Cover -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- Dichotomies, Transformations, and Continuities in the Study of Islam -- Léon Buskens -- Islamic Texts -- The Anthropologist as Reader -- Brinkley Messick -- Textual Aspects of Religious Authority in Premodern Islam -- Jonathan P. Berkey -- Wh...

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Subtitles:Islamic studies in the 21st century
Authors: Buskens, Léon 1962- ; Sandwijk, Annemarie van 1981-
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Amsterdam Amsterdam University Press 2016
In:Year: 2016
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Islamisches Recht / Gender studies / Theology / Society
B Islam / Islamic studies / Oriental studies / Sociology
Further subjects:B Islam-Study and teaching
B Islam Study and teaching
B Islamic sociology
B Electronic books
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Parallel Edition:Print version: Buskens, Léon: Islamic Studies in the Twenty-First Century : Transformations and Continuities. - Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press,c2016. - 9789089649263
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Summary:Cover -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- Dichotomies, Transformations, and Continuities in the Study of Islam -- Léon Buskens -- Islamic Texts -- The Anthropologist as Reader -- Brinkley Messick -- Textual Aspects of Religious Authority in Premodern Islam -- Jonathan P. Berkey -- What to Do with Ritual Texts -- Islamic Fiqh Texts and the Study of Islamic Ritual -- A. Kevin Reinhart -- Textual Study of Gender -- Marion Katz -- Scholarship on Gender Politics in the Muslim World -- Some Critical Reflections -- Dorothea E. Schulz -- Power, Orthodoxy, and Salvation in Classical Islamic Theology -- Christian Lange -- Dialectical Theology in the Search for Modern Islam -- Abdulkader Tayob -- “Classical” Islamic Legal Theory as Ideology -- Nasr Abu Zayd’s Study of al-Shafiʿi’s al-Risala -- Muhammad Khalid Masud -- Islamic Law in the Modern World -- States, Laws, and Constitutions -- Knut S. Vikør -- Vernacular Cosmopolitanism as an Ethical Disposition -- Sufi Networks, Hospitality, and Translocal Inclusivity -- Pnina Werbner -- Middle Eastern Studies and Islam -- Oscillations and Tensions in an Old Relationship -- Léon Buskens -- Notes on Contributors -- Overview of NISIS Autumn Schools, 2010-2014 -- Index
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:9048528186