The Contemporary Islamic Revival: A Critical Survey and Bibliography

Synopsis

This volume provides an introduction to the basic themes of the contemporary Islamic resurgence and a key to the scholarly literature about that revival published in recent years. It offers a starting point for the study of the Islamic revival any place on earth and a broader bibliographical base for the study of major revival experiences, such as the Iranian Revolution. The literature documented is not simply limited to materials on the Middle East or the Central Islamic lands. Coverage extends to the study of Muslims throughout the globe.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • John L. Esposito
  • Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
  • Kathleen Moore
  • David Sawan
  • Janet Abu-lughod
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1991