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Author Bennigsen, Alexandre.

Title The Islamic threat to the Soviet state / Alexandre Bennigsen and Marie Broxup
Edition First edition
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (170 pages)
Series Routledge revivals
Routledge revivals.
Contents Introduction ---- 1. Russia and Islam 2. The Muslims and Russia 3 .Soviet Muslims and the Muslim world abroad 4. Soviet Islam in perspective -- Muslims and Russians in the year 2000 ---- Appendixes
Summary This book traces the historical and cultural development of the Soviet Muslim population. Going back to the Mongol Empire and the Russian conquest of Muslim lands under the Tsars, it demonstrates how the present Soviet Islamic culture has emerged. It also examines how Soviet Muslims interact with the Muslim world abroad and how Soviet Muftis have been used as ambassadors of the USSR in Muslim countries
Notes Originally published: London: Croon Helm, 1983
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-162) and index
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Subject Islam and politics -- Soviet Union -- History
Muslims -- Asia, Central -- History
Muslims -- Soviet Union -- History
Diplomatic relations.
Islam and politics.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Islamic countries -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Islamic countries
Central Asia.
Islamic countries.
Soviet Union.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Broxup, Marie.
ISBN 1306854326