Islam, Muslim and anthropology

Al-Qurtuby, Sumanto (2021) Islam, Muslim and anthropology. International Journal of Islamic Thought ( IJIT ), 20 . pp. 138-155. ISSN 2232-1314


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Is there a link between Islam and anthropology? Is there a need for anthropological study of Islam and its adherents (Muslim societies)? This article discusses the connection between Islam and anthropology as well as the vitality of anthropology as a significant component of the study of Islam and Muslim societies across the world. Moreover, it tries to examine Muslim society–related issues and themes anthropology should focus on in order to grasp the plurality and complexity of Islam and Muslim societies.

Item Type:Article
Keywords:Islam; Muslim society; Islamic studies; Anthropology of religion; Anthropology of Islam; Anthropology of Muslim society
Journal:International Journal of Islamic Thought (IJIT)
ID Code:18233
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Deposited On:09 Mar 2022 02:01
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