After Orientalism

Critical Perspectives on Western Agency and Eastern Re-appropriations

Edited by François Pouillon, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales and Jean-Claude Vatin, CNRS

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€57,00
$72.00
ISBN13: 
9789004282520
E-ISBN: 
9789004282537
Publication Date: 
November 2014
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Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 290 pp.
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ISSN: 
2210-8920
Volume: 
2

Barbara Casciarri, University Paris 8, France.

Mohamed A. Babiker is, University of Khartoum

Anthropology of Law in Muslim Sudan analyses the hybridity of law systems and the plurality of legal practices in rural and urban contexts of contemporary Sudan, shedding light on the complex relation between Islam and society.
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Volume: 
07
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004359116
Expected: 
March 2018
€55,00
$63.00

Kevin T. van Bladel, The Ohio State University

This historical study argues that the Mandaean religion originated under Sasanid rule in the fifth century, not earlier as has been widely accepted. It studies primary sources to elucidate the early history of Mandaeism.
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Volume: 
06
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004339439
E-ISBN: 
9789004339460
Publication date: 
February 2017
€40,00
$46.00

Umar Ryad, University of Utrecht

The present volume focuses on the political perceptions of the Hajj, its global religious appeal to Muslims, and the European struggle for influence and supremacy in the Muslim world in the age of pre-colonial and colonial empires.
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Volume: 
05
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004323346
E-ISBN: 
9789004323353
Publication date: 
October 2016
€55,00
$66.00

S.R. Goldstein-Sabbah, Leiden University, and H.L. Murre-van den Berg, Radboud University, Nijmegen

Modernity, Minority, and the Public Sphere: Jews and Christians in the Middle East explores the many facets associated with the questions of modernity and minority in the context religious communities in the Middle East. Focusing on the Jewish and Christian communities of the Middle East and...
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Volume: 
04
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004322905
E-ISBN: 
9789004323285
Publication date: 
July 2016
€55,00
$66.00

Edited by R. Michael Feener, National University of Singapore, David Kloos, KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute for Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies and Annemarie Samuels, University of Amsterdam

This book examines the complex relationships between the state state implementation of Shariʿa and diverse lived realities of everyday Islam in contemporary Aceh, Indonesia.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004304857
E-ISBN: 
9789004304864
Publication date: 
October 2015
€55,00
$71.00

François Déroche, EPHE, Paris

For the first time, the dramatic changes the Qur’anic code underwent during the Umayyad period (660-750 C.E.) are analysed and presented on the basis of a selection of material in good part unpublished. Winner of 23rd I.R. Iran World Award for the Book of the Year 2016!
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004255654
E-ISBN: 
9789004261853
Publication date: 
December 2013
€55,00
$71.00