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Author Iqtidar, Humeira.

Title Secularizing Islamists? : Jama'at-e-Islami and Jama'at-ud-Da'wa in urban Pakistan / Humeira Iqtidar
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011


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Description xiii, 216 pages ; 24 cm
Series South Asia across the disciplines
South Asia across the disciplines.
Contents Secularism in Pakistan -- A failed experiment? -- Colonial secularism and Islamism in north India -- A relationship of creativity? -- Jama'at-e-Islami Pakistan -- Learning from the opposition -- Competition among allies -- JD and JI in urban Lahore -- Harbingers of change? -- Women in Islamist parties -- Conclusion: Islamists--Secularizing and liberal?
Subject Jamāʻat-i Islāmī-yi Pākistān.
Jamat al-Dawa Pakistan.
Islam and secularism -- Pakistan.
Islam and state -- Pakistan.
Pakistan -- Politics and government.
LC no. 2010034634
ISBN 9780226384689 cloth alkaline paper
0226384683 cloth alkaline paper