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Olsson, "Preaching Islamic Revival"

In June, I.B.Tauris will release “Preaching Islamic Revival: Amr Khaled, Mass Media and Social Change in Egypt” by Susanne Olsson (Stockholm University, Sweden). The publisher’s description follows: 141 more words

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GAFCON and Galations and Growth: The Anglican Church at Present

In London recently there was a meeting of archbishops from some parts of the Anglican communion. They call themselves ‘GAFCON” which is an acrostic for ‘Global Anglican Future Conference.’ This group is mostly from Africa, but also has members from some United States Dioceses, some South American Dioceses and notably for me the Diocese of Sydney, Australia. 948 more words

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Kidd & Hankins, "Baptists in America"

This May, Oxford University Press will release “Baptists in America” by Thomas S. Kidd (Baylor University) and Barry Hankins (Baylor University).  The publisher’s description follows: 283 more words

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"Methodism in Australia: A History" (O'Brien & Carey, eds.)

In May, Ashgate will release “Methodism in Australia: A History” edited by Glen O’Brien (Sydney College of Divinity) and Hilary M. Carey (University of Bristol). 107 more words

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Alavi, "Muslim Cosmopolitanism in the Age of Empire"

This month, Harvard University Press releases “Muslim Cosmopolitanism in the Age of Empire” by Seema Alavi (University of Delhi). The publisher’s description follows: 225 more words

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Tuna, "Imperial Russia's Muslims"

This May, Cambridge University Press will release “Imperial Russia’s Muslims: Islam, Empire and European Modernity, 1788–1914” by Mustafa Tuna (Duke University).  The publisher’s description follows: 154 more words

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