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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 (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... . 42. Some Bedouin shaykhs were already in fact part of the political elite and/or of the landed aristocracy. Nawaf al-Salih, shaykh of the Haddidin, for example, was part of the Ottoman administration and a major political character before the mandate period. See Rogan, “Asiret Mektebi.” 43...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 500–512.
Published: 01 December 2019
... that this orientation is not always critical of nontextual sources or intolerant of modern formations (like science), but allows for specific relationships with science that can become actualized in forms of healing. Shaykh Khalil 5 was one of my main interlocutors among Quranic healers during the field...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 355–361.
Published: 01 December 2021
... . 6. Qasim al-Shaykh, Muwjaz tarikh wadi mizab athna' al-hukm al-‘Uthmani wa-l-Isti'mar al-Faransi , 14–27 . 7. On the violent colonization of the Sahara in Algeria, see Brower, Desert Named Peace . 8. Jomier, Un réformisme islamique dans l'Algérie coloniale , 87 . 9...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 May 2004
... local Gulf shaykhs “volunteers” or “perfect mercenaries” for combat in and others with valuable information regarding what Europe or in other French possessions world-wide. the Europeans were up to. Indeed, would these na- For subduing Moroccan lands and peoples, native tive agents have been able...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 May 1996
... of the few story of Shaykh Nizam al-Din Awliya (1 236- 1325), sources of authority capable of challenging the mon- the great 14th-century Sufi Saint of the Chishti order arch. at Delhi, revered even today as one of the luminaries The map of medieval India can be pictured as a of Indian Sufism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 21–31.
Published: 01 August 1991
... of Shaykh San‘an” is conflict with Europe and Europeans? one of the most famous and often narrated tales With increased European influence on ‘India and encompassing the texture of the Persian imagination on Iran in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Farangi the erotic and the exotic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 98–114.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 149–157.
Published: 01 May 2004
... instruc- yya was shaykh al-Tayyib al-‘Oqbi, born in the pre- tion in Algeria had put it in 1886.11 Saharan oasis of Sidi ‘Oqba in or around 1890 and There also existed the three officially-sanctioned brought up largely in the Hijaz (the western coastal institutes of Islamic secondary...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 204–221.
Published: 01 August 2015
... nowned Sufi shaykh Sayyid Muhammad Gesudaraz of the deviance and superstition of popular belief (1321 – 1422) as he traveled from Delhi to Daula- related to Muslim saints and their veneration. The tabad in circa 1400. In the story, a merchant cara- imam had studied at the Dar-­ul-­Uloom Deoband, van...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 435–454.
Published: 01 December 2016
... . “Autobiography and Silence: The Early Career of Shaykh Al-Ra'is Qajar.” In Iran Im 19. Jahrhundert Und Die Entstehung Der Baha'i-Religion (Iran in the Nineteenth Century and the Emergence of the Baha'i Faith) , edited by Burgel Johann Christoph Schayani Isabel , 91 – 126 . Zurich : Georg Olms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 375–381.
Published: 01 August 2015
... and Marketable Skills: The Politics of Islamic Education in Twentieth-Century Zanzibar . Leiden : Brill , 2009 . Martin Bradford G. “Muslim Politics and Resistance to Colonial Rule: Shaykh Uways b. Muhammad al-Barawi and the Qadiriya Brotherhood in East Africa.” Journal of African History 10...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 December 2021
... and the repositories of Mecca and Cairo that housed accounts of negotiations, deeds of sale and bills of rights indicating, for example, that Arab shaykhs who sold territories to foreigners did so without authority. 28 Such maneuvers elucidate not only why the Ottomans relied on such mediators, but also why...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 36–46.
Published: 01 August 1995
... per month. However, pay scales of their status and were, therefore, extremely sensi- were revised several times between 1924 and 1935. tive to mistreatment by their European supervisors. In 1935 the department adopted the following rates The late al-Shafi‘ Ahmad al-Shaykh gave the follow...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 510–530.
Published: 01 December 2017
... as manifestation ( jalva), and, perhaps most tellingly, the same substitution of gar b n for S.a ib s ghar b n in the final couplet. 49. For details of H. az n s travels and forced de- parture from S.afavid Iran, see Khatak, Shaykh Muh. ammad Al Ha z n, and H. az n s own auto- biography (H. az n, T r kh-i ah v...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 38–50.
Published: 01 August 1998
.... The Shaykhi school, associated with hundzadah’s main target of criticism, he calls the Shaykh Ahmad Ahsa’i (1753-1826), was known for its Babis, “the deceivers of the people” whose “absurd progressive teachings and reformist attitudes. A sig- words” renewed “sedition and revolts.” For Ak- nificant...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 63–67.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Arabic, a corpus of manuscripts in the various forms of Tmazight has been collected and studied. This includes stories, texts on ritual obligations, and devotional poems in praise of the Prophet or of Sufi shaykhs ( marabouts ). 16 By contrast, to our knowledge there has been no search for traces...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 145–146.
Published: 01 August 2002
... institutions in the Muslim world such as the University of Jordan in Amman, the Bourguiba Institute in Tunis, and al- Azhar mosque in Cairo. At al-Azhar she studied the Qur'an with the Shaykh of al-Azhar and earned a shahadah (certifi- cate) and an ijazah (permission to teach the Qur'an). Her dis...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 139–159.
Published: 01 May 2007
...). band school kept its distance from militancy. It The Shaykh-ul-Hind academy and the basically organized activities to give training to Khatm-e Nabuwwat department signified a pe- scholars in preaching the “correct” (Deobandi) riod...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 565–573.
Published: 01 December 2014
... cir- Islamic “renegade” Shaykh Yusuf of Makassar) culated more or less in this way to the many Indian away from their Indies colony to a place as far away Ocean societies that would ultimately accept Islam across the Indian Ocean as they could, in this case 13. See, for example, Costa...