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Title Muslim travellers : pilgrimage, migration, and the religious imagination / edited by Dale F. Eickelman and James Piscatori
Published London : Routledge, 1990


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Description xxii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Contents note continued: 9.Pedigrees and paradigms: scholarly credentials among the Dyula of the northern Ivory Coast / Robert Launay -- 10.Between Cairo and the Algerian Kabylia: the Rahmaniyya tariqa, 1715--1800 / Julia A. Clancy-Smith -- 11.Saints and shrines, politics, and culture: a Morocco--Israel comparison / Alex Weingrod -- 12.Ziyaret: gender, movement, and exchange in a Turkish community / Nancy Tapper
Machine generated contents note: 1.Social theory in the study of Muslim societies / James Piscatori -- pt. One Doctrines of travel -- 2.The obligation to migrate: the doctrine of hijra in Islamic law / Muhammad Khalid Masud -- 3.The search for knowledge in medieval Muslim societies: a comparative approach / Sam I. Gellens -- pt. Two Travel accounts -- 4.The ambivalence of rihla: community integration and self-definition in Moroccan travel accounts, 1300--1800 / Abderrahmane El Moudden -- 5.The pilgrimage remembered: South Asian accounts of the hajj / Barbara D. Metcalf -- pt. Three Pilgrims and migrants -- 6.Patterns of Muslim pilgrimage from Malaysia, 1885--1985 / Mary Byrne McDonnell -- 7.The hijra from Russia and the Balkans: the process of self-definition in the late Ottoman state / Kemal H. Karpat -- 8.Shifting centres and emergent identities: Turkey and Germany in the lives of Turkish Gastarbeiter / Ruth Mandel -- pt. Four Saints, scholars, and travel --
Analysis Islamic pilgrimages, history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-263) and index
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Religious aspects -- Islam
Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages.
Processions, Religious -- Islam
Travel -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Voyages and travels -- Religious aspects.
Islamic countries -- Emigration and immigration.
Author Eickelman, Dale F., 1942-
Piscatori, James P.
LC no. 90202430
ISBN 0415050332