Everyday Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia by Maria Elisabeth LouwEveryday Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia by Maria Elisabeth Louw

Everyday Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia

byMaria Elisabeth LouwEditorMaria Elisabeth Louw

Paperback | June 23, 2007

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Maria Elisabeth Louwis an anthropologist currently based at the Department of Anthropology and Ethnography, University of Aarhus, Denmark. She has done extensive fieldwork in Central Asia, focusing in particular on everyday religion, morality and politics in the context of post-Soviet social change.
Title:Everyday Islam in Post-Soviet Central AsiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:220 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.6 inPublished:June 23, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:041549172X

ISBN - 13:9780415491723


Table of Contents

1. Introduction  2. Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia  3. Sufism and the Veneration of Saints in Central Asia  4. Bukhara  5. Ziyorat  6. Journey in the Homeland  7. Imagining Time  8. Doing Business with Bibi Seshanba  9. Conclusion: Faraway so Close