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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 246–255.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Ahmad's religious authority and branded his teachings heretical. Using the work of sociologists such as Georg Simmel and Pierre Bourdieu, this piece reflects on the idea of heresy as a sociological rather than theological phenomenon—thereby calling into question entrenched theological critiques...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 119–126.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Juan R. I. Cole Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 The Provincial Politics of Heresy and Reform in Qajar Iran: Shaykh al-Rais in Shiraz, 1895-1902 Juan R. I. Cole Abu al-Hasan Mirza, known as Shaykh al-Rais (1848- see the Bahai leader Abdul-Baha...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 227–228.
Published: 01 August 2016
... in subsequent issues by a set of responses and critical engagements. Two essays in the section “Heresy, Religious Freedom, and Muslim Renewal” consider the case of the Ahmadiyya, the transimperial movement that emerged in north India in the late nineteenth century. Sadia Saeed argues...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 93–121.
Published: 01 August 1993
... appear the next time around fearlessly and with total frankness; knowing they as farce. were doomed men who had nothing to fear or lose, and believing unshakably in what they were doing IV. Errors, Heresies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 229–245.
Published: 01 August 2016
... transnational religious movements heresy Islam British India This essay has greatly benefited from feedback provided by participants at the Comparative Research Workshop at Yale University and the mini-conference “Capitalism, the Politics of Inequality, and Historical Change” at the annual meeting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 201–212.
Published: 01 August 2009
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 104–107.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of Pakistan had attacked them for a long case is of Akhtar Hameed Khan. A seventy-five year time, accusing them of heresy, and succeeded in old social activist of international renown, he is best gaining the vote of the national assembly when it known for his “Comilla Pilot Project” in the former also...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 341–355.
Published: 01 December 2010
...-­Qudat, was born in Hamadan, a city in northwest Iran, in AD 1096 or 1098 and was executed in the same town on the charge of heresy in 1131. ‘Ayn al-­Qudat came from an important fam- ily of shafi‘i jurists and had many disciples and followers including some of the Seljuk court nobles.1 He...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 656–672.
Published: 01 December 2007
... tradition) disables there is always a tension between them — some- the questions of diachronic change, revival, re- times breaking into heresy, the subversion of form, and intercultural but intra...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 23–26.
Published: 01 May 2011
... as an intrusion and something constructive to offer in civil soci- heresy, a denial of or a danger to the religion. ety and in the public sphere. While ethics pre- As such, dissent is ostracized and ultimately cedes religion, transcendent religious values can 3. The reference is to the Koran 2:256: “La...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 May 2020
... definitions of Islamic “orthodoxy” and “heresy” while claiming a secular neutrality? Hence, is Islamophobia a repressed desire to convert to Islam displaying itself as a fear of an Islamic invasion? Indeed, one could ask provocatively: if orientalism and liberal democracies are secular and non-Islamic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 88–91.
Published: 01 August 1988
... to the ment. Many of the religious Right of South Asia similarly women’s movlcm~nt, many otherwise intelligent people condemn Socialism, alleging that it is a Western heresy of among the Left and liberals (not to speak of the Right-wing German Jews, also claiming that ‘foreign’ socialism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 647–656.
Published: 01 December 2015
... once prevalent throughout the Islamic world and Syrian civilians to determine whether they against perceived Salafi heresies. This is a debate are really Muslims. Failure to respond “He is in manifested in approaches to knowledge, as well as the heavens” or “seated on the throne” can result...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 62–82.
Published: 01 May 2007
... of his clientele.6 grievances,10 they declared the fi rst attempt at re- In a pioneering article on the pasha’s mili- forming troops a doctrinal heresy, branding...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 435–454.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Verlag , 1998 . ———. “The Provincial Politics of Heresy and Reform in Qajar Iran: Shaykh al-Rais in Shiraz, 1895–1902.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 22 , no. 1–2 ( 2002 ): 119 – 26 . ———. “Shaikh Al-Ra'is and Sultan Abdülhamid II: The Iranian Dimension...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., etics The essence of his “heresy” appears to Mecca and Medina, and upheld the rules and have been his rejection of postmortem miracles principles of justice by observing Islamic law...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 1–20.
Published: 01 August 1991
... can take Rushdie’s use of Rabelaisian strategies of inversion, pride in praising Spinoza’s philosophy for “terrifying its fusion, and mixing of the profane and the holy, the time” by providing “one of the greatest lessons in heresy ridiculous and the sublime, the pious and the grotesque...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 27–33.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in any deviation from their dogmas as heresy and our knowledge, emotions, and will) in general, the dissent, resort to violence and top-­down imposi­ and our “rationality” in particular, then sooner...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 443–458.
Published: 01 December 2008
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 38–50.
Published: 01 August 1998