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Title Educational strategies among Muslims in the context of globalization : some national case studies / edited by Holger Daun and Geoffrey Walford
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 285 pages)
Series Muslim minorities, 1570-7571 ; v. 3
Muslim minorities ; v. 3. 1570-7571
Contents Muslims and education in a global context / Holger Daun, Reza Arjmand and Geoffrey Walford -- Islamic orientations and education / Sherin Sadaalah -- Education and empowerment of the religious elite in Iran / Reza Arjmand -- Islamic and western-style education in Afghanistan : conflictual or complementary? / Pia Karlsson and Amir Mansory -- Pakistan : the clash of globalizing forces? / Allan Pitman and Farrukh A. Chishtie -- Modernization of education and Ḳur̕ānic adaptation in Morocco / Helen N. Boyle -- Islamic revival and education in Somalia / Mohamed-Rashid Sheikh Hassan and Salada Robleh -- Islamic, secular or both : the struggle over education in West Africa / Holger Daun, Michiyo Kiwako Okuma-Nyström and Abdoulaye Sane -- Educational strategies among some Muslim groups in Sweden / Holger Daun, Åsa Brattlund and Salada Robleh -- English education and immigration policies and Muslim schools / Geoffrey Walford -- Muslim minorities and education in Germany : the case of Berlin / Jürgen Henze -- Education and the Muslim minorities in the Czech Republic / Karel Rýdl and Marika Uiberlayová -- The Greek state, the Muslim minority of western Thrace and education : shifts under way? / Luciana Benincasa (with Olga Karavia and Skoulariki Despoina)
Summary This volume deals with Islamic conceptualization of knowledge, various types of Islamic education; and educational strategies among selected groups of Muslims in Islamized countries (Pakistan, Iran, Morocco, Senegal, and so on) as well as countries in Europe where Muslims form important minorities. The first chapter gives an overview of Islamic educational arrangements in the context of globalization and chapter two presents some principal ideological orientations among Muslims. The remaining chapters describe educational arrangements available to Muslim parents in different countries. The boo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Islamic education -- Case studies.
Minorities -- Education -- Case studies.
Multicultural education -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Daun, Holger.
Walford, Geoffrey.
ISBN 1423712447 (electronic bk.)
9047402928 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9781423712442 (electronic bk.)
9789047402923 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)