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Visible Islam in Modern Turkey

  • Adil Özdemir
  • Kenneth Frank

Part of the Library of Philosophy and Religion book series (LPR)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. The Background

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 3-6
    3. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 7-11
    4. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 29-37
  3. A Portrayal of Worship in Turkey

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 41-64
    3. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 65-77
    4. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 78-94
    5. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 95-105
    6. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 106-114
    7. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 115-125
    8. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 126-138
    9. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 139-169
    10. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 170-179
    11. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 180-194
    12. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 195-203
  4. Conclusion

    1. Adil Özdemir, Kenneth Frank
      Pages 205-210
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 211-259

About this book

Introduction

Visible Islam in Modern Turkey presents a rich panorama of Islamic practices in today's Turkey. The authors, one a Muslim and one a Christian, introduce readers to Turkish Islamic piety and observances. The book is also a model for Muslims, for it interprets the foundations of Islam to the modern mind and shows the relevance of Turkish Islamic practices to modern society. Packed with data and insights, it appeals to a variety of circles, both secular and traditional.

Keywords

architecture foundation history history of literature identity interpret Islam mind model panorama pilgrim present society tradition

Authors and affiliations

  • Adil Özdemir
    • 1
  • Kenneth Frank
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Basic Islamic Disciplines Theological SchoolDokuz Eylül UniversityIzmirTurkey
  2. 2.Izmir Amerikan LisesiIzmirTurkey

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