Modernity, Minority, and the Public Sphere: Jews and Christians in the Middle East

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

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€55,00
$66.00
ISBN13: 
9789004322905
E-ISBN: 
9789004323285
Publication Date: 
July 2016
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Paperback
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Approx. 285 pp., 2 illus., 2 graphs
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2210-8920
Volume: 
04

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

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

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

This book offers an exciting new landscape in which to situate research on cultures and societies of the non-European world, with a road-map that leads us beyond the restrictive dichotomy of Occident/Orient.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004282520
E-ISBN: 
9789004282537
Publication date: 
November 2014
€57,00
$72.00

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