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Change and the Muslim world

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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, NY .
Written in English

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    • Islam -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
    • Islamic countries -- Congresses.

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      Statementedited by Philip Stoddard, David C. Cuthell, and Margaret W. Sullivan.
      SeriesContemporary issues in the Middle East
      ContributionsStoddard, Philip., Cuthell, David C., Sullivan, Margaret W.
      LC ClassificationsBP60 .C42
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 187 p. :
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4272059M
      ISBN 100815622511
      LC Control Number81018267

      The modern Muslim world is an integral part of global society. In transcending the confines of area studies, this series encompasses scholarly work on political, economic, and cultural issues in modern Muslim history, taking a global perspective.

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