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Author Gaffney, Patrick D., 1947-

Title The prophet's pulpit : Islamic preaching in contemporary Egypt / Patrick D. Gaffney.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1994.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  297.6 G131P    Check Shelf
Description viii, 367 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Series Comparative studies on Muslim societies ; 20
Comparative studies on Muslim societies ; 20.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-357) and index.
Contents 1. The Social Organization of the Ritual Setting: The Mosque in Time and Space -- 2. The Authority of Preachers -- 3. The Mosque and the Cult of the Saint -- 4. Islamization: The Tarboosh and the Beard -- 5. The Sermon as Public Discourse -- 6. Security and Belief in the Rhetoric of the Sermon -- 7. Security and Belief: The Transformation of Social Status -- 8. Morality and Religion in Ideology and Action -- 9. Formalization and Structure: The Preacher as the Affirmation of Traditional Authority -- 10. Creativity and Adaptation: The Preacher as Advocate of Religiously Inspired Modernity -- 11. Unity and Commitment: The Preacher as Apologist for the Ideology of Islamic Fundamentalism -- App. A. Sermon of Shaykh Mustafa, May 18, 1979 -- App. B. Sermon of Shaykh Uthman, December 15, 1978 -- App. C. Sermon of Shaykh Umar, April 6, 1979.
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Subject Islamic preaching.
Islam -- Egypt.
Prédication -- Islam.
Islam -- Égypte.
Egypt. (NL-LeOCL)294909478
Islam. (NL-LeOCL)294917985
ulema. (NL-LeOCL)294942335
Islamic movements. (NL-LeOCL)294918043
11.84 Islam: other. (NL-LeOCL)077594576
Islam. (OCoLC)fst00979776
Islamic preaching. (OCoLC)fst00980042
Egypt. (OCoLC)fst01208755
Predigt (DE-588)4047089-1
Islam (DE-588)4027743-4
Ägypten (DE-588)4000556-2
Sermons islamiques.
Islam -- Égypte.
Prédication -- Islam -- Egypte.
Indexed Term Islam Evangelism
ISBN 0520084713 (alk. paper)
9780520084711 (alk. paper)
0520084721 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780520084728 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
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