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  1. Dante and Islam
    Controversy has raged about Christian perspectives on Muslims in Dante’s Divine Comedy. One extreme emphasizes “clash of civilizations,” another peaceful cohabitation. Dante’s fit within orientalism remains debated. Sifting... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2014
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £20.99
    Electronic book text | £19.99
  2. This Is Jerusalem Calling
    Modeled after the BBC, the Palestine Broadcasting Service was launched in 1936 to serve as the national radio station of Mandate Palestine, playing a pivotal role in shaping the culture of the emerging middle class in the region.... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2014
    Paperback | £18.99
  3. The Republic Unsettled
    In 1989, three Muslim schoolgirls from a Paris suburb refused to remove their Islamic headscarves in class. The headscarf crisis signaled an Islamic revival among the children of North African immigrants; it also ignited an ongoing... Learn More
    Published: 19th September 2014
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  4. The Orphan Scandal
    Following the story of the Port Said orphan scandal, this book uncovers hidden links between Protestant evangelicals and the growth of Islamist groups in Egypt.... Learn More
    Published: 9th July 2014
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  5. The Headscarf Debates
    Explores how the headscarf has become a political symbol used to reaffirm or transform national stories of belonging. Anna Korteweg and Gökçe Yurdakul juxtapose current cultural and political debates and interviews with social... Learn More
    Published: 18th June 2014
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  6. Islam in the Balance
    Islam in the Balance: Ideational Threats in Arab Politics is an analysis of how ideas, or political ideology, can threaten states and how states react to ideational threats. It examines the threat perception and policies of two... Learn More
    Published: 4th June 2014
    Hardback | £36.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  7. At Freedom's Limit
    At Freedom’s Limit: Islam and the Postcolonial Predicament is a critique of how the current anthropology and sociology of Islam has used Muslims as a discursive site on which contemporary aporias of modernity are worked out.... Learn More
    Published: 26th May 2014
    Hardback | £52.00
    Paperback | £17.99
    Electronic book text | £15.99
  8. Pakistan’s Blasphemy Laws
    Under the guise of Islamic law, the prophet Muhammad's Islam, and the Qur'an, states such as Pakistan, Afghanistan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Bangladesh are using blasphemy laws to suppress freedom of speech. Yet the Prophet never... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2014
    Paperback | £18.99
  9. The Principles of Sufism
    'A'ishah al-Ba'uniyyah of Damascus was one of the great women scholars in Islamic history. Born into a prominent family of pious scholars and Sufi devotees, 'A'ishah received a thorough religious education and memorized the Quran... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2014
    Hardback | £22.99
    Paperback | £11.99
  10. Islam Is a Foreign Country
    In Islam Is a Foreign Country, Zareena Grewal explores some of the most pressing debates about and among American Muslims: what does it mean to be Muslim and American? Who has the authority to speak for Islam and to lead... Learn More
    Published: 2nd December 2013
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £18.99
    PDF | £18.99
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  11. Servants of Allah
    Illuminates how African Muslims drew on Islam while enslaved, and how their faith ultimately played a role in the African Disapora Servants of Allah presents a history of African Muslims, following them from West Africa to... Learn More
    Published: 4th October 2013
    Paperback | £18.99
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  12. Muslim Rap, Halal Soaps, and Revolutionary Theater
    From "green" pop and "clean" cinema to halal songs, Islamic soaps, Muslim rap, Islamist fantasy serials, and Suficized music, the performing arts have become popular and potent avenues for Islamic piety movements, politically... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2012
    Paperback | £22.99