Putting Islam to Work: Education, Politics, and Religious Transformation in Egypt (Comparative studies on Muslim societies ; 25) (eBook) [WorldCat.org]
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Putting Islam to Work: Education, Politics, and Religious Transformation in Egypt (Comparative studies on Muslim societies ; 25)

Author: Gregory Starrett
Publisher: University of California Press.
Series: Online access: California Digital Library UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004 (Open Access)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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The development of mass education has transformed the Islamic tradition in contemporary Egypt. This book focuses on the historical interplay of power and public culture showing how a growing state  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Starrett
ISBN: 9780520919303 0520919300 9780520209268 0520209265
OCLC Number: 1151484978
Description: 1 online resource
Series Title: Online access: California Digital Library UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004 (Open Access)

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"Starrett has cleared new analytical ground on which unorthodox and critically disorienting approaches to Islam can be developed." * American Anthropologist * "Provocative discussion. . . . Provides Read more...

 
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