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In Search of the Sociology of Islam

Monday, November 5, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Maison Française d’Oxford, 2-10 Norham Road OX26SE

​​​​​​In Search of the Sociology of Islam: The Revue du monde musulman’ by Edmund Burke III, Univerrsity of California, Santa Cruz

Edmund Burke, III is Research Professor  and Professor Emeritus of Modern Middle Eastern and World history at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Professor Burke’s talk for the Maison Francaise derives from his in-progress manuscript,  France and the Sociology of Islam, 1780-1962.
His other recent books on this subject include: The Ethnographic State: France and Moroccan Islam (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014) and Genealogies of Orientalism: History, Theory, Politics (University of Nebraska Press, 2008).
Finally, Burke is the co-editor of Islam and World History: The Ventures of Marshall Hodgson (Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2018).


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