Record Number : 95554 of 13452

Title : Politics of Muslim cultural reform : Jadidism in Central Asia

Description :
This is the online edition of 'The Politics of Muslim Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia', a book written by Adeeb Khalid and published in 1998 by the University of California Press. The work, which focuses on cultural debates in Central Asia during Russian Rule, is presented under the following chapter headings : 'Knowledge and Society in the Nineteenth Century'; 'The Making of a Colonial Society'; 'The Origins of Jadidism'; 'The Politics of Admonition'; 'Knowledge as Salvation'; 'Imagining the Nation'; 'Navigating the Nation'; and '1917: The Moment of Truth'. These are all freely available on this website. Also included are: a select bibliography and the index. The print edition of the book can also be purchased from here. A search engine is helpfully provided.


Controlled Keywords : Islam; Central Asia; religion and related disciplines; Muslim

Language : eng;

Geographic Name : Asia Central

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