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  1. 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 January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  2. Philosophies of Islamic Education

    Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses

    Edited by Mujadad Zaman, Nadeem Memon

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Education

    Islamic education has undergone a renaissance of sorts, due to recent social and political movements in the Middle East and a focus on Muslim society more generally. The rise in literature on the matter provides new perspectives on ethics, secularization, power relations, child psychology,...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianity

    A Comparative Study of Jalal al-Din Rumi and Meister Eckhart

    By Saeed Zarrabi-Zadeh

    Series: Routledge Sufi Series

    Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianity offers a comparative study of the work of the Sufi-poet Jalal al-Din Rumi (1207-1273) and the practical teachings of the German mystic, Meister Eckhart (c1260-1327/8). Using Eckhart as a comparison partner to ‘reflect’ Rumi’s thought, this book reveals...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Eastern Rome and the Rise of Islam

    History and Prophecy

    By Olof Heilo

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    The emergence of Islam in the seventh century AD still polarises scholars who seek to separate religious truth from the historical reality with which it is associated. However, history and prophecy are not solely defined by positive evidence or apocalyptic truth, but by human subjects, who consider...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Religions in the Modern World

    Traditions and Transformations, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Christopher Partridge, Linda Woodhead, Hiroko Kawanami

    Religions in the Modern World is the ideal textbook for those coming to the study of religion for the first time, as well as for those who wish to keep up-to-date with the latest perspectives in the field. This third edition contains new and upgraded pedagogic features, including summaries and...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Handbook of Muslim-Jewish Relations

    Edited by Josef Meri

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Islamic Law and Society in Iran

    A social history of Tehran

    By Nobuaki Kondo

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    This book explores the legal aspects of urban society in nineteenth-century Iran. It provides the social context in which political process occurred and examines how authorities applied law in society, how people utilized the law, and how the law regulated society. The legal system was primarily...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Contemporary Philosophical Theology

    By Chad Meister, Charles Taliaferro

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Islam, Sufism and Everyday Politics in South Asia

    Edited by Deepra Dandekar, Torsten Tschacher

    Series: Routledge Advances in South Asian Studies

    This book looks at the study of ideas, practices and institutions in South Asian Islam, commonly identified as ‘Sufism’, and how they relate to politics in South Asia. While the importance of Sufism for the lives of South Asian Muslims has been repeatedly asserted, the specific role played by...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Religious Violence and Conciliation in Indonesia

    Christians and Muslims in the Moluccas

    By Sumanto Al-Qurtuby

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

    Maluku is the home to Muslims, Protestants, and Catholics who had for the most part been living peaceably since the sixteenth century. However, brutal conflicts between local (Moluccan) Christians (both Protestants and Catholics) and Muslims broke out on this region. The conflict escalated into...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge