The Politics of Muslim Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia / Edition 1

The Politics of Muslim Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia / Edition 1

by Adeeb Khalid, University of California Press
     
 


"Other scholars have dealt with the Jadid movement, but none approaches this study in the quality of its scholarship and contextual social history."—Dale Eickelman, author of The Middle East and Central Asia

"Original and stimulating . . . with both the empathy of a contemporaneous insider and the critical objectivity of an informed

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"Other scholars have dealt with the Jadid movement, but none approaches this study in the quality of its scholarship and contextual social history."—Dale Eickelman, author of The Middle East and Central Asia

"Original and stimulating . . . with both the empathy of a contemporaneous insider and the critical objectivity of an informed outsider."—John Perry, University of Chicago

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520213555
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Series:
Comparative Studies on Muslim Societies Series
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface
Technical Note
Abbreviations
Introduction1
1Knowledge and Society in the Nineteenth Century19
2The Making of a Colonial Society45
3The Origins of Jadidism80
4The Politics of Admonition114
5Knowledge as Salvation155
6Imagining the Nation184
7Navigating the Nation216
81917: The Moment of Truth245
Epilogue281
Select Bibliography303
Index397

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