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作者 Nash, Geoffrey
書名 Postcolonialism and Islam : Theory, Literature, Culture, Society and Film
出版項 Florence : Taylor & Francis Group, 2013
©2013
國際標準書號 9781134647453 (electronic bk.)
9780415710572
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (256 pages)
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系列 Routledge Islamic Studies Ser
Routledge Islamic Studies Ser
附註 Cover -- Postcolonialism and Islam -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of illustrations -- Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- Part I Keynotes -- 2 Multicultural politics in post-Islamist Muslim Britain -- 3 Muhammad Iqbal: Islam, aesthetics and postcolonialism -- 4 Postcolonialism and Orientalism -- Part II Theory -- 5 Between postcolonialism and radical historicism: the contested Muslim political subject -- 6 Arab Spring: The end of postcolonialism? Fanon's war and Franco-Maghrebian theory -- 7 Rushdie, Said, Islam and secular postcolonialism -- Part III Literature -- 8 Postnational aesthetics and the work of mourning in Ahmed Ali's Twilight in Delhi -- 9 The other in modern Arabic literature: a critique of postcolonial theory -- 10 Academia, empathy and faith: Leila Aboulela's The Translator -- 11 'He does not deny the suspicion that he himself is a Muslim': Goethe, Said and the other Orient -- Part IV Culture and society -- 12 W. H. Quilliam, Marmaduke Pickthall and the window of British modernist Islam -- 13 Backlash as excess: scattered speculations on liberal multiculturalism -- 14 Between Hip-hop and Muhammad: European Muslim Hip-hop and identity -- Part V Film -- 15 Realist cinema and Islam -- 16 'Shooting Muslims': looking at Muslims in Bollywood through a postcolonial lens -- 17 The Battle of Algiers revisited -- Index
With a focus on the areas of theory, literature, culture, society and film, this collection of essays examines, questions and broadens the applicability of Postcolonialism and Islam from a multifaceted and cross-disciplinary perspective. Topics covered include the relationship between Postcolonialism and Orientalism, theoretical perspectives on Postcolonialism and Islam, the position of Islam within postcolonial literature, Muslim identity in British and European contexts, and the role of Islam in colonial and postcolonial cinema in Egypt and India. At a time at which Islam continues to be at the centre of increasingly heated and frenzied political and academic deliberations, Postcolonialism and Islam offers a framework around which the debate on Muslims in the modern world can be centred. Transgressing geographical, disciplinary and theoretical boundaries, this book is an invaluable resource for students of Islamic Studies, Cultural Studies, Sociolgy and Literature
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Nash, Geoffrey Postcolonialism and Islam : Theory, Literature, Culture, Society and Film Florence : Taylor & Francis Group,c2013 9780415710572
主題 Postmodernism.;Postmodernism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.;Islam and state.;Islam and culture.;Muslims -- Ethnic identity.;Islamic renewal
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Alt Author Kerr-Koch, Kathleen
Hackett, Sarah
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