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Sufism has not only survived into the twenty-first century but has experienced a significant resurgence throughout the Muslim world. Sufism and the 'Modern' in Islam offers refreshing new perspectives on this phenomenon, demonstrating surprising connections between Sufism and Muslim reformist currents, and the vital presence of Sufi ideas and practices in all spheres of li ...more
Paperback, 384 pages
Published March 19th 2013 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2007)
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Kebangkitan Islam atau agama seringkali disorot daripada aspek gerakan aktivis politik atau militan yang sebenarnya termasuk dalam reaksi revivalis terhadap modenisme yang melanda dunia Islam akhir abad ke-19. Sikap ini tidak hanya diambil oleh orientalis dan sarjana Barat, bahkan pada peringkat simplistik, turut dipegang oleh umat Islam sendiri termasuk di Malaysia.

Sebenarnya kebangkitan Islam berlaku tidak hanya dalam dua skop itu, sebaliknya yang lebih utama adalah dalam ranah tasawuf atau su
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Martin van Bruinessen is a Dutch anthropologist and author, who has published a number of publications on Kurdish, Indonesian, Turkish, Persian, Zazas subjects, and also on aspects of Islam as a whole.

He taught the sociology of religion at the State Institute of Islamic Studies of Yogyakarta, Indonesia and has been teaching Kurdish and Turkish studies at Utrecht University, the Netherlands since 1
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