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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 333–361.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Yasmin Moll Egyptian translators working at Iqraa—the world’s first Islamic television channel—use a variety of strategies in subtitling Arabic-language preaching programs into English. These translators see their task as twofold: to act as “cultural mediators” responsible for countering perceived...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 1993
... . “Renseignements égyptiens: le héros, la pécheresse et l'agent double.” Revue de la presse egyptienne 32/33 , 2ème semestre: 109 -54. Critchfield , Richard . 1978 . Shahhat: An Egyptian . Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University press. Dessouki , Ali E. Hillal . 1982 . Islamic Resurgence in...
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Public Culture (1 January 2002) 14 (1): 277–279.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Ludwig Ammann © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Ludwig Ammann is a project assistant at the Islam and Public Space Project at the Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut in Essen. He is the author of Die Geburt des Islam: Historische Innovation durch Offenbarung (2001). A description in...
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Public Culture (1 January 2006) 18 (1): 11–14.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Nilüfer Göle © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Islam Resetting the European Agenda? Nilüfer Göle The European project is undergoing a radical change in its encounter with Islam. It is not by chance that...
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Public Culture (1 January 2002) 14 (1): 173–190.
Published: 01 January 2002
...). Islam in Public: New Visibilities and New Imaginaries Nilüfer Göle slam has acquired new forms of visibility over the last two decades as it has Imade its way in the public avenues of both Muslim and European...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 1995
...Ayşe Öncü Copyright © 1995 by The University of Chicago 1995 Literature Cited Acar , F. 1993 . “Islam in Turkey.” In C. Balkir and A. M. Williams, eds., Turkey and Europe. London: Pinter Publishers. Aksoy , A. , and N. Avci. 1992 . “Spreading Turkish Identity.” INTER...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 93–97.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Hanspeter Oschwald Copyright © 1989 by the Project For Transnational Cultural Studies 1989 * Reprinted from the Hindustan Times , December 11, 1987. M ISC ELLANY Islam in France" Hanspeter Oschwald PARIS - Islam has made huge...
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Public Culture (1 May 1996) 8 (2): 251–289.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Michael Watts Copyright © 1996 by The University of Chicago 1996 Literature Cited Achebe , C. 1988. Anthills of the Savannas . New York: Vintage. Ajami , F. 1995. “The Sorrows of Egypt.” Foreign Affairs September : 2 -88. Al-Azmeh , A. 1993. Islams and...
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Public Culture (1 May 2006) 18 (2): 323–347.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Saba Mahmood Duke University Press 2006 Secularism, Hermeneutics, and Empire: The Politics of Islamic Reformation Saba Mahmood Since the events of September 11, 2001, against the backdrop of two decades...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 433–459.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Asef Bayat Duke University Press 2007 CONSUMPTION, SOLEMNITY, HEGEMONY Islamism and the Politics of Fun Asef Bayat In December 2002, on a plane from Aleppo, Syria, I hap- pened to be sitting next to...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... conclusive. As he in his advanced years moved diffidently toward the vernacular tradition of religion he was reared on and toward its distinctive forms of openness and inclusivity, he was bound to become a bundle of contradictions and unwittingly tilt toward a worldview in which the Muslims and Islam had a...
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Public Culture (1 January 2019) 31 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of “black analytics” for a full understanding of the context leading up to the Charlie Hebdo “event.” “White analytics” permits the universalization of racism and the suggestion that “reverse racism” or “Islamic leftism” are now dominant. In contrast, attention to the work of scholars and activists...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 25–32.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Elizabeth Shakman Hurd The Iranian oppositional movement led by Mir Hussein Moussavi offers a glimpse of a third path that departs from a rigid dichotomy between secularism and political Islam and leads toward alternative religiopolitical possibilities not only for Iran but for other countries as...
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Public Culture (1 September 2010) 22 (3): 531–556.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Judith Surkis This essay situates a recent French marriage annulment scandal in the context of debates about Islam, gender, and immigration; the relationship between the secularism of French law and Catholic marriage law; and the history of Muslim law under French colonial rule. Copyright 2010 by...
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Public Culture (1 September 2010) 22 (3): 557–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Rita Chin A striking aspect of contemporary European debates about immigrants is the focus on the Muslim woman as the key figure through which objections to Islamic cultural difference have been articulated. This article traces how sexual politics became central to German public debates about guest...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 261–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
...) the Islamic tradition institutionally, exegetically, and culturally. This effort draws on one of the major interpretive trends within modernist and reformist currents of the contemporary Islamic revival, namely, the abstraction of Islam into the site of fundamental principles and universal values—like...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 259–279.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Irfan Ahmad; Irfan Ahmad Anthropologist Talal Asad, interviewed by Irfan Ahmad, talks about his conceptual engagement with the outcomes of religion, politics, and the past and his work to problematize a “seamless web” view of history’s unfolding. 2015 anthropology democracy Islam politics...
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Public Culture (1 September 1999) 11 (3): 557–562.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Gardi is exactly what the term suggests—a search in Iran, for Iran. Exhibition The Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance has sponsored the popular ten-day Iran Gardi exhibition annually for the past six years. When the fair was first pro- posed, the Minister of Culture and now President of Iran...
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Public Culture (1 January 1997) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 1997
... moments of change in Turkish history and contemporary experience are crucial: the projects of modernization in the 1920s, and movements of Islamization in the 1980s. Historical classification of projects of modernism on the one hand and Islamism on the other, and the centrality of the question of...
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Public Culture (1 January 1989) 2 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 January 1989
... debate and thus rather like the values of Khomeini's Islam. If this analogy is plausible, are there defensible moral grounds for the sort of clear choice that Hollinger has invited us to make? Dear Editors: Your Rushdie editorial (1:2) raises three primary issues: (1) the differ- ence...