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Author Ali, Tariq.

Title The clash of fundamentalisms : crusades, jihads and modernity / Tariq Ali.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Verso, 2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  909.83 Al41c 2003    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition Paperback edition.
Description xxxii, 428 pages : map ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction to the paperback edition -- Prologue -- Mullahs and heretics: An atheist childhood ; The origins of Islam ; The empire of the world ; Jerusalem, Jerusalem ; Ottomanism ; The joys of heresy ; Women versus the eternal masculine -- One hundred years of servitude: A spring memory ; The roots of Wahhabism ; The kingdom of corruption ; Zionism, the first oil war, resistance ; Marginal notes on the chapter of defeats ; The anti-imperialism of fools ; An ocean of terror -- The nuclear wastelands of South Asia: The case of Anwar Shaikh ; Plain tales from Pakistan ; Afghanistan : between hammer and anvil ; The story of Kashmir ; The colour khaki -- A clash of fundamentalisms: A short-course history of US imperialism ; September surprise ; Letter to a young Muslim -- Epilogue : the road to Bali: A small town in Java ; Islam on the equator ; A tropical gulag ; An island made secure -- Appendix: On the Israeli-Arab war / Isaac Deutscher.
Subject Islam -- 20th century.
Islamic fundamentalism.
World politics -- 20th century.
Fundamentalism. (OCoLC)fst00936186
Islam. (OCoLC)fst00979776
Islamic fundamentalism. (OCoLC)fst00979941
World politics. (OCoLC)fst01181381
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Added Title Crusades, jihads and modernity
ISBN 185984457X (pbk.)
9781859844571 (pbk.)

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