Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change: Volume 2

Editor: Bano, Masooda
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

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ISBN: 978-1-47-443326-6
Category: Religion & Theology - Islam
Book Status: Available
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This volume covers the new Islamic authority centres emerging in the West. It makes a major contribution to refining our understanding of the plurality of Islamic tradition in contemporary times, helping to counter the dominant narrative of an inevitable clash of civilisations.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Note on Transliteration
  • Glossary
  • Introduction - Masooda Bano
  • Part I Neo-Traditionalists
  • Preface
  • 1. Zaytuna College and the Construction of an American Muslim Identity - Nathan Spannaus and Christopher Pooya Razavian
  • 2. The Neo-Traditionalism of Tim Winter - Christopher Pooya Razavian
  • Part II Neo-Legalists
  • Preface
  • 3. From “Islamization of Knowledge” to “American Islam”: the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) - Nathan Spannaus
  • 4. Transformative Islamic Reform: Tariq Ramadan and the Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) - Nathan Spannaus
  • Part III Neo-Conservatives
  • Preface
  • 5. Yasir Qadhi and the Development of Reasonable Salafism - Christopher Pooya Razavian
  • 6. New Deobandi Institutions in the West - Christopher Pooya Razavian and Nathan Spannaus
  • Notes on the Contributors