Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

    Horn, Sahel and Rift

    By Stig Jarle Hansen

    Hardback £21.21

    Profiles the range of Islamist groups in Africa, which are on the rise today, and considers their growing links--examining whether their reach may extend beyond their continents

    The Taliban Reader: War, Islam and Politics

    Paperback £21.21

    A comprehensive sourcebook for scholars and students of Islamist political movements

    Sceptics of Islam

    By Ralph M. Coury

    Hardback £62.46

    This unique volume introduces the writings of the Muslim and Arab Christian revisionist 'free-thinkers' who have tried to redefine the relationship.

    Taliban Narratives

    By Thomas Johnson

    Paperback £24.96

    Shines a light on the Taliban's propaganda arm and its impact on the course of the war in Afghanistan.

    Revolts and the Military in the Arab Spring

    By Sean Burns

    Hardback £74.71

    The Arab Spring, which swept across the Middle East between 2010 and 2012, demonstrated the extent to which military structure and decision-making determine whether peaceful uprisings lead to democratisation, renewed authoritarianism, collapse or civil war.

    Islamic Capital Markets and Products

    By Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim

    Hardback £87.46

    Ensure Basel III compliance with expert analysis specific to Islamic Finance Islamic Capital Markets and Products provides a thorough examination of Islamic capital markets ICM, with particular attention to the products that they offer and the legal and regulatory infrastructure within which they operate.

    Making Revolution in Egypt

    By Ali Sonay

    Hardback £74.71

    The April 6th Youth Movement began as a Facebook page that sought to mobilize young Egyptians' support for striking industrial workers.

    Arab Occidentalism: Images of America in the Middle East

    By Eid Mohamed

    Paperback £17.46

    When Barack Obama was elected in 2008, his foreign policy was at first seen to be the antithesis of that of his predecessor, George W. Bush.

    Islamic Law: Cases, Authorities and Worldview

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    "This is an introductory overview of Islamic law, and the first designed specifically for undergraduates in religious and Islamic studies, and covers both contemporary and historical aspects"--

    Journeys from the Abyss

    By Tony Kushner

    Paperback £23.67

    This is the first study to place Jewish refugee movements from Nazism into a wider framework of global forced migration from the late nineteenth through to the twenty first century.

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