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Intellectuals in the modern Islamic world, transmission, transformation, communication, edited by Stephane A. Dudoignon, Komatsu Hisao and Kosugi Yasushi

Incorporating a rich series of case-studies covering a range of geographical areas, this collection of essays examines the history of modern intellectuals in the Islamic world throughout the twentieth century. The contributors reassess the typology and history of various scholars, providing significant diachronic analysis of the different forms of communication, learning, and authority. While each chapter presents a separate regional case, with an historically and geographically different background, the volume discloses commonalities, similarities and intellectual echoes through its compar
Table Of Contents
Al-Manār in a changing Islamic world -- Al-Manār revisited : the "lighthouse of the Islamic revival / Kosugi Yasushi -- Al-Manār and popular religion in Syria, 1898-1920 / David D. Commins -- The Manarists and modernism : an attempt to fuse society and religion / Mahmoud Haddad -- The influence of al-Manār on Islamism in Turkey : the case of Mehmed Âkif / Kasuya Gen -- Echoes to al-Manār among the Muslims of the Russian empire : a preliminary research note on Riza al-Din b. Fakhr al-Din and the Šūrā (1908-1918) / Stéphane A. Dudoignon -- Rationalizing patriotism among Muslim Chinese : the impact of the Middle East on the Yuchua journal / Matsumoto Masumi -- The transmission of al-Manār's reformism to the Malay-Indonesian world : the case of al-Imām and al-Munir / Azyumardi Azra -- Intellectuals in challenge : situations, discourses, strategies -- The Arabo-Islamic constitutional thought at 1907 : 'Abd al-Karim Murad (d. 1926) and his draft constitution for Morocco / Stefan Reichmuth -- Constructing transnational Islam : the East-West network of Shakib Arslan / Raja Adal -- Muslim intellectuals in Bosnia-Herzegovina in the twentieth century : continuities and changes / Alexandre Popovic -- From social development to religious knowledge : transformation of the Isma'ilis in Northern Pakistan / Nejima Susumu -- Islam on the wings of nationalism : the case of Muslim intellectuals in Republican China / Françoise Aubin -- Muslim intellectuals and Japan : a pan-Islamist mediator, Abdurreshid Ibrahim / Komatsu Hisao -- Clash of cultures? : intellectuals, their publics, and Islam / Dale F. Eickelman
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