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Giving Islam a German Face

Esra Özyürek

in Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162782
eISBN:
9781400852710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162782.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the many unique experiences of converted German Muslims. When they convert, they have to deal with a dramatic loss of status in society—something for which they were not ... More


Living in France

William Chester Jordan

in The Apple of His Eye: Converts from Islam in the Reign of Louis IX

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780691190112
eISBN:
9780691192635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190112.003.0004
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter determines just how successful Louis IX's conversion project had been. It first asks how many converted Muslims and pagans had actually settled in France. All the chroniclers and ... More


Becoming Salafi

Anabel Inge

in The Making of a Salafi Muslim Woman: Paths to Conversion

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190611675
eISBN:
9780190611705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611675.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter probes the context and causes of the women’s decision to become Salafis. Growing up, they were dissatisfied with the ambiguities of their childhood religion, but resolved to start ... More


Introduction

Muna Ali

in Young Muslim America: Faith, Community, and Belonging

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190664435
eISBN:
9780190664466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190664435.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This introductory chapter presents three vignettes that illustrate the four narratives that frame this book: the notion of an identity crisis among young Muslims, the purported conflict between a ... More


A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada

Francisco Núñez Muley

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226547268
eISBN:
9780226547282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226547282.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Conquered in 1492 and colonized by invading Castilians, the city and kingdom of Granada faced radical changes imposed by its occupiers throughout the first half of the sixteenth century—including the ... More


Editor's Introduction

in A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226547268
eISBN:
9780226547282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226547282.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter describes the circumstances that led Francisco Núñez Muley to write A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada. It ... More


A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada

in A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226547268
eISBN:
9780226547282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226547282.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter presents an English translation of Francisco Núñez Muley's A Memorandum for the President of the Royal Audiencia and Chancery Court of the City and Kingdom of Granada. Muley argued that ... More


The Development of Salafism in Britain

Anabel Inge

in The Making of a Salafi Muslim Woman: Paths to Conversion

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190611675
eISBN:
9780190611705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611675.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explains the historical origins of Salafism—covering the scholars Ibn Hanbal, Ibn Taymiyya, and Ibn ‘Abd al-Wahhab—before examining how it spread to the United Kingdom through ... More


Applying Salafism: Negotiating Teachings and Lived Realities

Anabel Inge

in The Making of a Salafi Muslim Woman: Paths to Conversion

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190611675
eISBN:
9780190611705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611675.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Islam

As the women sought to apply Salafi teachings, they faced disruptive social realities and major dilemmas—particularly with regard to their relationships with fellow Salafis and family members. Many ... More


Introduction

Jamie Gilham and Ron Geaves

in Victorian Muslim: Abdullah Quilliam and Islam in the West

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190688349
eISBN:
9780190848477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190688349.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This introduction explains the resurgence of scholarly and public interest in the Muslim convert, Abdullah Quilliam, after some seventy years of near total neglect following his death in 1932. It ... More


The Making of a Salafi Muslim Woman: Paths to Conversion

Anabel Inge

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190611675
eISBN:
9780190611705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190611675.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The spread of Salafism—often called ‘Wahhabism’—in the West has intrigued and alarmed observers since 9/11. Many see it as a fundamentalist interpretation of Islam that subjugates women and fuels ... More


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