Publisher’s description Sufism is a growing and global phenomenon, far from the declining relic it was once thought to be. This book brings together the work of fourteen leading experts[…]
Publisher’s description The book charts the attempts of Islam’s largest missionary movement, the Tablighi Jamaat (TJ), to build Europe’s biggest mosque in London – the so-called Mega Mosque. The book[…]
Publisher’s description: This book provides a critical and a conceptual analysis of radical Islamist rhetoric drawn from temporally and contextually varied Islamist extremist groups, challenging the popular understanding of Islamist[…]
This short monograph addresses the topic of Islamist mobilisation in Southeast Asia, focusing on Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia.
This book charts what Kepel refers to as the rise and fall of Islamist movements around the world. Starting in the 1970s with Qutb, the Iranian Revolution and the growth[…]
The author has written prolifically on Islam and the role of religion in contemporary violence. In this book, initially published in 1985, he focuses on Egypt and the development of[…]
Informative study looking at the development and role of three Islamist groups in Central Asia.