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Sacred space and holy war : the politics, culture and history of Shi'ite Islam

Author: Juan Ricardo Cole
Publisher: New York : I.B. Tauris, 2005, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume sets out to answer the following questions: how is it that Shi'ite Muslims have set the agenda of political discourse in the Islamic world in recent years? And why have Shi'ites been at  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juan Ricardo Cole
ISBN: 1860647367 9781860647369
OCLC Number: 85823398
Description: viii, 254 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Early modern Arab Shi'ites and Iran: The Shi'ites as an Ottoman minority --
Rival empires of trade and Shi'ism in Eastern Arabia --
Jurisprudence: the Akhbari-Usuli struggle --
Indian money and the Shi'ite shrine cities --
Mafia, mob and Shi'ism in Iraq ; India and the British Empire: The Shi'ite discovery of the West --
Women and the making of Shi'ism --
Sacred space and holy war: the issue of jihad ; The twentieth century: Shi'ites as national minorities --
The modernity of theocracy.
Responsibility: Juan Cole.

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