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Islam, Modernity, Violence, and Everyday Life

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 1-14
  3. Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 15-42
  4. War
    Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 117-146
  5. Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 147-168
  6. Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 169-182
  7. Ahmad Atif Ahmad
    Pages 183-187
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 189-213

About this book


This book offers a better insight into the comparison of Western and Islamic cultures, with studies that address the issues of Islam and modernity, violence in Islamic law and history, and respect for individuals' privacy in Islamic cultures.


culture history history of literature individual Islam Islamic law society violence writing

About the authors

AHMAD ATIF AHMAD is Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies at University of California, Santa Barbara, USA.

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