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Defend the SacredNative American Religious Freedom beyond the First Amendment

Defend the Sacred: Native American Religious Freedom beyond the First Amendment

Michael D. McNally

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691190907
eISBN:
9780691201511
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190907.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

From North Dakota's Standing Rock encampments to Arizona's San Francisco Peaks, Native Americans have repeatedly asserted legal rights to religious freedom to protect their sacred places, practices, ... More

Hacking DiversityThe Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures

Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures

Christina Dunbar-Hester

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691192888
eISBN:
9780691194172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691192888.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Hacking, as a mode of technical and cultural production, is commonly celebrated for its extraordinary freedoms of creation and circulation. Yet surprisingly few women participate in it: rates of ... More

Jewish EmancipationA History Across Five Centuries

Jewish Emancipation: A History Across Five Centuries

David Sorkin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691164946
eISBN:
9780691189673
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164946.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

For all their unquestionable importance, the Holocaust and the founding of the State of Israel now loom so large in modern Jewish history that we have mostly lost sight of the fact that they are only ... More

Rediscovering the Islamic ClassicsHow Editors and Print Culture Transformed an Intellectual Tradition

Rediscovering the Islamic Classics: How Editors and Print Culture Transformed an Intellectual Tradition

Ahmed El Shamsy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691174563
eISBN:
9780691201245
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691174563.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Islamic book culture dates back to late antiquity, when Muslim scholars began to write down their doctrines on parchment, papyrus, and paper and then to compose increasingly elaborate analyses of, ... More

Sex and Secularism

Sex and Secularism

Joan Wallach Scott

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691197227
eISBN:
9781400888580
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691197227.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

The author's acclaimed writings have been foundational for the field of gender history. In this book, the author challenges one of the central claims of the “clash of civilizations” polemic—that ... More

TerrifiedHow Anti-Muslim Fringe Organizations Became Mainstream

Terrified: How Anti-Muslim Fringe Organizations Became Mainstream

Christopher A. Bail

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159423
eISBN:
9781400852628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159423.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

In July 2010, Terry Jones, the pastor of a small fundamentalist church in Florida, announced plans to burn two hundred Qur'ans on the anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Though he ended up ... More

Young IslamThe New Politics of Religion in Morocco and the Arab World

Young Islam: The New Politics of Religion in Morocco and the Arab World

Avi Max Spiegel

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159843
eISBN:
9781400866434
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159843.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Today, two-thirds of all Arab Muslims are under the age of thirty. This book takes readers inside the evolving competition for their support—a competition not simply between Islamism and the secular ... More

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