Islam Encountering Globalisation

Islam Encountering Globalisation

by Ali Mohammadi
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0700717315

ISBN-13: 9780700717316

Pub. Date: 09/27/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

One of the greatest dilemmas facing Muslims today is the fact that Muslim culture is often seemingly incompatible with the culture of the modern Western world, and the features associated with it - technological progress, consumerism, and new electronic communication, all of which have the potential for a homogenizing effect on any culture. This book explores many key

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One of the greatest dilemmas facing Muslims today is the fact that Muslim culture is often seemingly incompatible with the culture of the modern Western world, and the features associated with it - technological progress, consumerism, and new electronic communication, all of which have the potential for a homogenizing effect on any culture. This book explores many key aspects of the globalisation process, discussing how Muslim countries are coping with globalisation, as well as considering how the West is responding to Islam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700717316
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/27/2002
Series:
Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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