Globalization and the Muslim world : culture, religion, and modernity / edited by Birgit Schaebler and Leif Stenberg ; with a foreword by Roy Mottahedeh. - 1st ed. - Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2004. - xxiv, 266 p. : ill ; 24 cm. - Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East . - Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-252) and index.

Civilizing others : global modernity and the local boundaries (French/German, Ottoman, and Arab) of savagery / Birgit Schaebler -- Subduing globalization : the challenge of the indigenization movement / Mehrzad Boroujerdi -- Subjectivity, political evaluation, and Islamist trajectories / Sayres S. Rudy -- Islam in the West : modernity and globalization revisited / Jocelyne Cesari -- Islam, knowledge, and "the West" : the making of a global Islam / Leif Stenberg -- Globalization, migration, and identity : Sudan, 1800-2000 / Heather J. Sharkey -- Globalization and the Internet : the Malaysian experience / Toby E. Huff -- The global Mufti / Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen -- Where does globalization take place? : opportunities and limitations for female activists in Turkish Islamist non-governmental organizations / Catharina Raudvere -- From postmodernism to "glocalism" : toward a theoretical understanding of contemporary Arab Muslim constructions of religious others / Patrice C. Brodeur -- The scandal of literalism in Hamas, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and beyond / Anne Marie Oliver.

Collects eleven articles that discuss the history of globalization and examine the impact it has on Middle Eastern and Islamic communities throughout the world.

Adult Follett Library Resources.

0815630492 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780815630241 (trade : alk. paper) 0815630247 (trade : alk. paper) 9780815630494


Globalization--Religious aspects--Islam.
Islam--20th century.
Globalization--Religious aspects--Islam.

Islamic countries--Civilization.
Islamic countries--Civilization.

DS35.62 / .G58 2004


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