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Where the Queen Prays in Scotland

As everyone knows, Scotland votes tomorrow on whether to remain part of the United Kingdom. In Scotland last Sunday, Queen Elizabeth made a statement most have interpreted as a commentary on the situation. 339 more words

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Chak, "Islam and Pakistan's Political Culture"

This September, Routledge Press will release “Islam and Pakistan’s Political Culture” by Farhan Mujahid Chak (Qatar University).  The publisher’s description follows:

This book explores the ideological rivalry which is fuelling political instability in Muslim polities, discussing this in relation to Pakistan. 85 more words

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"The Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law" (Peters & Bearman, eds.)

In July, Ashgate Publishing released “The Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law” edited by Rudolph Peters (University of Amsterdam) and Peri Bearman (Harvard University). 296 more words

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Kefeli, "Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia"

This November, Cornell University Press will release “Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia: Conversion, Apostasy, and Literacy” by Agnes Nilufer Kefeli (Arizona State University).  The publisher’s description follows: 267 more words

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Kim & Kim, "A History of Korean Christianity"

In November, SUNY University Press will release “A History of Korean Christianity” by Sebastian C. H. Kim (York St. John University) and Kirsteen Kim (Leeds Trinity University). 154 more words

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"Routledge Handbook of Islam in the West" (Tottoli ed.)

Last month, Routledge Press released “Routledge Handbook of Islam in the West” edited by Roberto Tottoli (Università di Napoli L’Orientale).  The publisher’s description follows: 174 more words

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