iMuslims: Rewiring the House of Islam / Edition 1

iMuslims: Rewiring the House of Islam / Edition 1

by Gary R. Bunt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807832588

ISBN-13: 9780807832585

Pub. Date: 05/15/2009

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Exploring the increasing impact of the Internet on Muslims around the world, this book sheds new light on the nature of contemporary Islamic discourse, identity, and community.  See more details below

Overview

Exploring the increasing impact of the Internet on Muslims around the world, this book sheds new light on the nature of contemporary Islamic discourse, identity, and community.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807832585
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
05/15/2009
Series:
Islamic Civilization and Muslim Networks Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Acknowledgments....................xi
Note on Transliteration....................xiii
Introduction. iMuslims and Cyber-Islamic Environments....................1
{1} Locating Islam in Cyberspace....................7
{2} Accessing Cyber-Islamic Environments....................55
{3} Decoding the Sacred: Islamic Source Code....................77
{4} The Islamic Blogosphere....................131
{5} The Cutting Edge: Militaristic Jihad in Cyberspace....................177
{6} Digital Jihadi Battlefields: Iraq and Palestine....................243
Conclusion. The Transformation of Cyber-Islamic Environments....................275
Glossary of Key Islamic Terms....................291
Notes....................295
Index....................349

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