This closing chapter provides a summary of the central argument, reiterating the many ways in which charisma—and thus stable Islamic leadership—is generated and sustained in this cultural context. It relates the specific ethnographic case study of Islamic leadership to the broader geo-political situation between China and Iran, highlighting the significant role sites such as Guo Gongbei play in strengthening these economic and political ties. It also includes a number of further questions generated by the study that could be taken up in future research.


Islamic Leaders Ji Chuan Chinese Muslim Community Qadiriyya Charismatic Power 
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  1. 1.Asian University for WomenChittagongBangladesh

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