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  1. Islamic Banking in Pakistan

    By Feisal Khan

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Pakistan was one of the pioneers of Islamic Banking and Finance (IBF) as it converted to an interest-free banking system in 1985. This book critically analyzes the experience of Pakistan with IBF. Drawing on first-hand experience of the Pakistani banking environment and practices, the...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Narratives of the Life of Muhammad

    Redefining Sira Literature

    By Gurdofarid Miskinzoda

    Series: Routledge Studies in Classical Islam

    This book explores the changing attitude towards Sira literature in contemporary scholarship and examines significant aspects of its inner development. It represents a shift away from the prevalent view that the main value of Sira lies in its use as a historical source for the life of Muhammad and...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Islam and Cultural Change in Papua New Guinea

    By Scott Flower

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy

    Scholars of religion and policy makers may be surprised at the changes occurring on the second largest island of the world that straddles one of the most Christianised and least Christianised areas of the world. This book provides a comprehensive study on Islam and Islamic conversion growth by...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Moral Rationalism and Shari'a

    Independent Rationality in Modern Shi'i Usul al-Fiqh

    By Ali Reza Bhojani

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    Moral rationalism and Shari’a is the first attempt at outlining the scope for a theological reading of Shari 'a, based on a critical examination of why the 'Adliyya theological ethics hasn’t significantly impacted Shi'i readings of Shari’a and how these resources may come to do so....

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Religions and Development in Asia

    Sacred Places as Development Spaces

    By Matthew Clarke

    The values and attitudes associated with different religious beliefs affect both public policy settings as well as social behaviours. Yet, within development studies literature and practice, the importance of religion and faith has been largely ignored or misunderstood. This book argues that the...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Islamism and Cultural Expression in the Arab World

    Edited by Abir Hamdar, Lindsey Moore

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Whereas most studies of Islamism focus on politics and religious ideology, this book analyses the ways in which Islamism in the Arab world has been defined, reflected, transmitted and contested in a range of creative and other cultural forms. It covers a range of contexts of production and...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Companion to the Qur'an

    Edited by Daniel A Madigan, Maria M. Dakake

    Series: Routledge Religion Companions

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Muhammad CC 4V

    Edited by Andreas Goerke

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Devotional Islam in Contemporary South Asia

    Shrines, Journeys and Wanderers

    Edited by Michel Boivin, Remy Delage

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book discusses the role of popular Islam in structuring individual and collective identities in contemporary South Asia. It identifies similarities and differences between the worship of saints and the pattern of religious attendance to tombs and mausoleums in South Asian Sufism and Shi`ism....

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge