Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2019

272 Pages | 17 black and white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474452632

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The Temptation of Graves in Salafi Islam

Iconoclasm, Destruction and Idolatry

Ondrej Beránek and Pavel Tupek

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Provides a detailed and in-depth study of Salafi iconoclasm
  • Looks at the destruction of graves in various parts of the Islamic world including the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia
  • Traces the ideological roots of Salafi iconoclasm and its shifts and mutations in an historical perspective
  • Contributes to the growing study of Salafi Islam