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作者 Ahmed, Shahab, 1966-2015, author
書名 What is Islam? : the importance of being Islamic / Shahab Ahmed
出版項 Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016]
國際標準書號 9780691164182 (hbk.)
0691164185 (hbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 民族所圖書館  BP161.3 .A36 2016    在架上    30520020816014
 歐美所圖書館  306.697 Ah52 2016    在架上  -  30500101520818
 人文社會聯圖  BP161.3 .A37225 2016    在架上    30610020495537
 人社中心  BP161.3 A37225 2016    在架上    30560400428683
說明 xvii, 609 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 547-591) and index
Part one. Questions. What is Islam? ; Chapter 1. Six questions about Islam -- Part two. Conceptualizations. Chapter 2. Islam as law, islams-not-Islam, Islamic and Islamicate, religion and culture, culture and civilization ; Chapter 3. Religion and secular, sacred and profane, theocentric and anthropocentric, total social fact, family resemblance ; Chapter 4. Culture, meaning, symbol system, core and nucleus, whatever-Muslims-say-it-is, discursive tradition, orthodoxy, process -- Part three. Re-conceptualizations. Chapter 5. Hermeneutical engagement, pre-text, text, and con-text, meaning-making for the self, spatiality of revelation, hierarchy, exteriority-interiority, public and private, language and vocabulary, ambivalence and ambiguity, metaphor and paradox ; Chapter 6. Applications and implications : coherent contradiction, exploration, diffusion, form and meaning, modern ; The importance of being Islamic
"A book that is certain to provoke debate and significantly alter our understanding of Islam, [this work] reveals how Muslims have historically conceived of and lived with Islam as norms and truths that are at once contradictory yet coherent"--Front jacket flap
主題 Islamic sociology
Anthropology -- Methodology
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