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The Resource Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia, Ali Riaz

Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia, Ali Riaz

Label
Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia
Title
Faithful education
Title remainder
madrassahs in South Asia
Statement of responsibility
Ali Riaz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the wake of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, discussions on ties between Islamic religious education institutions, namely madrassahs, and transnational terrorist groups have featured prominently in the Western media. In the frenzied coverage of events, however, vital questions have been overlooked: What do we know about the madrassahs? Should Western policy-makers be alarmed by the recent increase in the number of these institutions in Muslim countries? Is there any connection between them and the?global jihad?? Ali Riaz responds to these questions through an in-depth examinati
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riaz, Ali
Dewey number
297.770954
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP43.S68
LC item number
R54 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Madrasahs
  • Islamic religious education
  • RELIGION
  • HISTORY
  • Islamic religious education
  • Madrasahs
  • South Asia
Label
Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia, Ali Riaz
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-278) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why study madrassahs? understanding the importance of Islamic seminaries -- Madrassahs : little known, much discussed -- The genesis and the trajectories -- Pakistan : the madrassah as a mirror of society -- Bangladesh : a tale of two systems -- India : diversity and changes in madrassahs -- Reforming madrassahs -- Where to?
Control code
289932396
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813545622
Lccn
2007039076
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jwh0v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)289932396
Label
Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia, Ali Riaz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-278) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why study madrassahs? understanding the importance of Islamic seminaries -- Madrassahs : little known, much discussed -- The genesis and the trajectories -- Pakistan : the madrassah as a mirror of society -- Bangladesh : a tale of two systems -- India : diversity and changes in madrassahs -- Reforming madrassahs -- Where to?
Control code
289932396
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813545622
Lccn
2007039076
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jwh0v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)289932396

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