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Islamic Liberation Theology: Resisting the Empireby Hamid Dabashi
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Are we today witness to a renewed confrontation between "Islam and the West" or are the signs of an imperial domination of globalized capital versus new modes of resistance to it already evident?
This book is a radical piece of counter-intuitive thinking on the clash of civilizations theory and global politics. The
Table of Contents
Introduction — Resisting the empire — The end of Islamic ideology — Blindness and insight — Islam and globalization — The Shi'i passion play — Liberation theodicy — Malcolm X as a Muslim revolutionary — Conclusion: Prolegomena to a future liberation theodicy.
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