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Mawdudi and the Making of Islamic Revivalism

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ISBN-10: 0195096959

ISBN-13: 9780195096958

Edition: 1996

Authors: Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr

List price: $220.00
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Nasr examines the life and thought of Mawlana Mawdudi, one of the first and most important Islamic ideological thinkers. Mawdudi was the first to develop a modern political Islamic ideology, and a plan for social action to realize his vision. The prolific writings and indefatigable efforts of Mawdudi's party, the Jamaat-i-Islami, first in India and later in Pakistan, have disseminated his ideas far and wide. His views have informed revivalism from Morocco to Malaysia. Nasr discerns the events that led Mawdudi to a revivalist perspective, and probes the structure of his thought, in order to gain fresh insights into the origins of Islamic revivalism. He argues that Islamic revivalism did not…    
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Book details

List price: $220.00
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/4/1996
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 232
Size: 6.38" wide x 9.45" long x 0.79" tall
Weight: 1.012
Language: English

Note on Transliteration and References
The Mujaddid From Hyderabad
The Formative Years
The Turn to Revivalism
Islam Reinterpreted
Faith and Ideology
The Islamic Revolution
The Islamic State
A New Islam?
An Old Mandate in a New Age: Mawdudi's Authority
Appendix: Mawdudi's Poetry