New Islamic Schools

Tradition, Modernity, and Class in Urban Pakistan

Authors: Riaz, S.

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About this book

The first ethnographic study of the trend toward religious, parochial schooling in urban Pakistan, this book provides data from over fifty-Karachi area schools to establish the complex reasons middle- and upper-class families enroll in religious Islamic schools.

About the authors

Sanaa Riaz is Assistant Professor at Ashford University, USA.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction: Understanding Tradition, Modernity, and Class in Islamic Education

    Riaz, Sanaa

    Pages 1-12

  • Situating the Islamic Schooling Trend in Pakistan

    Riaz, Sanaa

    Pages 13-48

  • The Educational System in Pakistan and the Place of Islamic Schooling

    Riaz, Sanaa

    Pages 49-86

  • Examining Diversity in Islamic Schools

    Riaz, Sanaa

    Pages 87-112

  • Knowledge at Play

    Riaz, Sanaa

    Pages 113-160

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eBook $79.99
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Hardcover $100.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-38246-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $100.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
New Islamic Schools
Book Subtitle
Tradition, Modernity, and Class in Urban Pakistan
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Sanaa Riaz
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-38247-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137382474
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-38246-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48000-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 189
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