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Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-12-20 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

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Language: un
Pages: 312
Authors: Adeline Masquelier, Benjamin F. Soares
Categories: Social Science
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The contributors to this volume--who draw from a variety of disciplines--show how the study of Muslim youth at this particular historical juncture is relevant to thinking about the anthropology of youth, the anthropology of Islamic and Muslim societies, and the post-9/11 world more generally.
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Language: un
Pages: 376
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Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-02 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

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