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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She specializes in Islamic traditions and religious systems of Southeast Asia and is the author of Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia (2004). Dru C. Gladney is professor of Asian studies ...
On that day, Muslims believe, Muhammad was visited by the angel Jibril (Gabriel), who revealed to him the first verses of the Qur'an. As the divinely chosen recipient of this prophecy, Muhammad came to speak the very word of God.
created” nature of the Qur'an, many Muslims have acknowledged some as- pects of the historicity of their sacred text. One of the major arenas for this discussion was the traditional practice of Qur'anic interpretation that examined ...
... it clear that the term umma can be used on two different levels simultaneously, one general and one specific, and then shows that both these understandings of the term have a solid foundation in the Qur'an itself (Pulungan 1994).
The prayers consist of a standard set of verbal formulas re- cited in Arabic to which are added short readings from the Qur'an. The Qur'anic verses recited in the formal prayers of salat are chosen either by the individual, ...
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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