Shaping the Current Islamic Reformation

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B.A. Roberson
Routledge, Aug 2, 2004 - History - 290 pages
The essays that comprise this study eschew stereotypical representations of a politicized Islam in the Mediterranean Region. The contributors consider the reality that lies behind current issues in the area and the role that an embedded Islam has played or may play in the region.
 

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Contents

1 The Shaping of the Current Islamic Reformation
1
States and Community in Islamic Movements
21
3 Sunni and Shii Networking in the Middle East
41
4 New Centres and Peripheries in European Islam?
63
5 From Jurists Law to Statute Law or What Happens When the Sharia is Codified
81
Khumayni and Khui on ijtihad and qada
95
The Withering of an Islamist Illusion
115
The Cases of Egypt and Saudi Arabia
139
Mediterranean Islamic Expression on the World Wide Web
159
A New Direction for Research
181
Bibliography
205
Notes on Contributors
231
Index
235
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