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Published: 04 September 2014

328 Pages | 18 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199668311

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Islam and the European Empires

Edited by David Motadel

The Past and Present Book Series

  • Provides the first comparative account of the engagement of the major modern European empires - British, French, German, Russian, and Dutch - with Islam
  • Covers a wide array of themes, ranging from the accommodation of Islam in the European empires to Islamic anti-colonial resistance
  • Offers new insights into more general questions about religion and power in the modern world
  • Considers the historical turning points that were most crucial in shaping today's relationship between Islam and the West