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Title Modernizing Islam : religion in the public sphere in the Middle East and Europe / John L. Esposito, François Burgat, editors.
Publication New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2003.
Description x, 278 pages ; 22 cm
Call # 297.2 M
Note Originally published: London : Hurst, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Modernizing Islam and re-Islamization in global perspective / John L. Esposito -- pt. I. Issues and trends in global re-Islamization: Veils and obscuring lenses / François Burgat -- Modernizing force of Islamism / Bjørn Olav Utvik -- Islam and civil society / John L. Esposito -- pt. II. Re-Islamization in the public sphere: Islam and the common mortal / Fariba Adelkhah -- Return to Shariah? : Egyptian judges and referring to Islam / Baudouin Dupret -- Women's Islamic activism : between self-practices and social reform efforts / Connie Carøe Christiansen -- Islamization and education in Egypt : between politics, culture, and the market / Linda Herrera -- pt III. Re-Islamization in Europe: Growing Islamization of Europe / Oussama Cherribi -- Holy Grail of Muslims in western Europe : representation and their relationship with the state / Dilwar Hussain -- Muslim minorities in Europe : the silent revolution / Jocelyne Cesari.
Subject Islamic sociology.
Islam -- Europe.
Islam -- Middle East.
Islam and politics.
Islamic countries -- Relations -- Europe.
Europe -- Relations -- Islamic countries.
Addl. Author Esposito, John L.
Burgat, François.
Alt Title Religion in the public sphere in the Middle East and Europe
ISBN 0813531977 (cloth)
0813531985 (paper)

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