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The postcolonial crescent

Islam"s impact on contemporary literature

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Islam and literature,
    • Islam in literature,
    • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Postcolonialism -- Islamic countries,
    • Postcolonialism in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by John C. Hawley.
      ContributionsHawley, John C. 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN605.I8 P67 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination291 p. ;
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL671157M
      ISBN 100820437948
      LC Control Number97017131

      In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Modernism/modernity () Bloomsbury and the (Chinese) Crescent Moon Group Lidan Lin Indiana University-Purdue. The primary goal of this article is to examine why Ali A. Mazrui is a relatively obscure figure in postcolonial theory despite the outstanding contributions he has made to it. It argues that the explanation can be found in the nature of postcolonial theory itself, and in .

        His previous books include Reform and Counter-Reform (), Cross-Addressing: Resistance Literature and Cultural Borders (), Writing the Nation (), Through a Glass Darkly (), The Postcolonial Crescent: Islam's Impact on Contemporary Literature (), and Christian Encounters with the Other (). show more.   JOHN C. HAWLEY is Associate Professor of English at Santa Clara University. His previous books include Reform and Counter-Reform (), Cross-Addressing: Resistance Literature and Cultural Borders (), Writing the Nation (), Through a Glass Darkly (), The Postcolonial Crescent: Islam's Impact on Contemporary Literature (), and Christian Encounters with the Other .

      Postcolonial theology is the application of postcolonial criticism to Christian is in postcolonial discourse, the term postcolonial is used without a hyphen, denoting an intellectual reaction against the colonial, instead of being merely sequential to it. Chapter 1 of the book "The Postcolonial Crescent: Islam's Impact on Contemporary Literature" presents an introduction. The book "Satanic Verses," by Salman Rushdie, presents the possibility of salvation through literature.


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