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Locale, everyday Islam and modernity : qasbah towns and Muslim life in colonial India

Author: M Raisur Rahman
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This work presents qasbahs as centres of intense intellectual and cultural activity in colonial India and as networks of social life, education, print culture, literary production, and intellectual dialogue. It also demonstrates that the emergence of modernity among the Muslims was a process during their colonial encounter in which qasbah residents were active agents and the Islam that emerged was that of everyday  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M Raisur Rahman
ISBN: 9780199085422 0199085420
OCLC Number: 919055432
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Other Titles: Qasbah towns and Muslim life in colonial India
Responsibility: M. Raisur Rahman.

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This work presents qasbahs as centres of intense intellectual and cultural activity in colonial India and as networks of social life, education, print culture, literary production, and intellectual dialogue. It also demonstrates that the emergence of modernity among the Muslims was a process during their colonial encounter in which qasbah residents were active agents and the Islam that emerged was that of everyday living.

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