Islam in World Cultures: Comparative Perspectives
Islam in World Cultures analyzes differences in Islamic culture and practice by looking not simply at matters of doctrine, but also at how Islam interacts with local cultures.
Islam in World Cultures gathers the work of ten eminent scholars, each of whom has expertise in the Muslim culture of a particular country or geographical area. Individual chapters explore contemporary developments in the Islamic experience in Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, Central Asia, China, Indonesia, South Africa, Ethiopia, and the United States. This broad treatment provides an introduction to the full range of issues relating to Islam in the context of globalization.
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Salat may be performed alone or together with others, although according to Muslim tradition communal prayer is ... Furthermore, wherever they are, Muslims around the world often break up their day according to the rhythms of prayer.
lim paradigm of viewing Islam in terms of two related sets of obligations: those to God (hablun min Allah) and those to one's fellow human beings (hablun min al-nas). It is in the latter that one can most clearly recognize something of ...
Most Muslims were convinced that Muhammad had died not only without leaving sons but also without making any clear and undisputed statement on who was to succeed him or how the community was to be governed. Some, however, contended that ...
From the twelfth century on, various tariqas created communities of Muslims centered on forms of association and ritual ... local points of origin to establish branches throughout the Muslim world from North Africa to Southeast Asia.
trary to the messages of humility and equality proclaimed by Muhammad, many Muslims sought rules to live by in the ... These sources were thus brought to bear on contemporary issues in a changing world, and the foundations of Muslim ...
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Chapter TwoIslam after Empire Turkey and the Arab Middle East
Chapter ThreeShiite Islam in Contemporary Iran From Islamic Revolution to Moderating Reform
Chapter FourDebating Orthodoxy Contesting Tradition Islam in Contemporary South Asia
Chapter FiveIslam in Contemporary Central Asia
Chapter SixIslam in China Accommodation or Separatism?
Chapter SevenMuslim Thought and Practice in Contemporary Indonesia
Chapter EightReligion Language and Nationalism Harari Muslims in Christian Ethiopia
Chapter NineRace Ideology and Islam in Contemporary South Africa
Chapter TenPeril and Possibility Muslim Life in the United States
Chapter ElevenSuggestions for Further Reading and Internet Resources
Chapter TwelveKey Terms