The new crusades : constructing the Muslim enemy / edited by Emran Qureshi and Michael A. Sells.

The New Crusades explores the historical, political, and institutional forces that have raised the specter of a threatening and monolithic Muslim enemy. Bringing together twelve of the most influential thinkers in Middle Eastern and religious studies -- including Edward Said, Roy Mottahedeh, and Fat...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Other Authors: Qureshi, Emran (Editor), Sells, Michael Anthony (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2003]
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Summary:The New Crusades explores the historical, political, and institutional forces that have raised the specter of a threatening and monolithic Muslim enemy. Bringing together twelve of the most influential thinkers in Middle Eastern and religious studies -- including Edward Said, Roy Mottahedeh, and Fatema Mernissi -- this timely collection confronts stereotyped depictions of the Arab-Islamic world, offering instead an informed, critical, and realistic study of contemporary Islam.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 416 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780231501569
0231501560