Ali Riaz's Faithful Education: Madrassahs in South Asia PDF

By Ali Riaz

ISBN-10: 0813543452

ISBN-13: 9780813543451

ISBN-10: 0813554225

ISBN-13: 9780813554228

In the wake of the terrorist assaults on September eleven, 2011, discussions on ties among Islamic non secular schooling associations, specifically madrassahs, and transnational terrorist teams have featured prominently within the Western media. within the frenzied assurance of occasions, even if, very important questions were neglected: What will we find out about the madrassahs? may still Western policymakers be alarmed by means of the hot bring up within the variety of those associations in Muslim countries? Is there any connection among them and the "global jihad"?

Ali Riaz responds to those questions via an in-depth exam of the madraassahs in Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India. In Faithful Education, he examines those associations and their roles relating to present overseas politics.

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