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The culture of Islam

Rosen, Lawrence

The culture of Islam

changing aspects of contemporary Muslim life

by Rosen, Lawrence

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Islamic,
  • East and West,
  • Ethnology -- Morocco,
  • Religion and culture,
  • Religion and politics -- Morocco,
  • Morocco -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-228) and index

    StatementLawrence Rosen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT312 .R64 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 230 p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18138697M
    ISBN 100226726134
    LC Control Number2002005968

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