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Rebranding Islam : Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help Guru

By: Hoesterey, James.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi: Publisher: Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2015Description: 1 online resource (293 p.).ISBN: 9780804796385.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Rebranding Islam : Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help GuruDDC classification: 297.4092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Authority, Subjectivity, and the Cultural Politics of Public Piety -- Section One. Religious Authority -- Chapter 1. Rebranding Islam: Autobiography, Authenticity, and Religious Authority -- Chapter 2. Enchanting Science: Popular Psychology as Religious Wisdom -- Section Two. Muslim Subjectivity -- Chapter 3. Ethical Entrepreneurs: Islamic Ethics and the Spirit of Capitalism -- Chapter 4: Prophetic Cosmopolitanism: The Prophet Muhammad as Psycho-Civic Exemplar -- Section Three. Politics of Public Piety
Chapter 5. Shaming the State: Pornography and the Moral Psychology of Statecraft -- Chapter 6. Sincerity and Scandal: The Moral and Market Logics of Religious Authority -- Conclusion. Figuring Islam: Popular Culture and the Cutting Edge of Public Piety -- Notes -- References -- Index
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Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Authority, Subjectivity, and the Cultural Politics of Public Piety -- Section One. Religious Authority -- Chapter 1. Rebranding Islam: Autobiography, Authenticity, and Religious Authority -- Chapter 2. Enchanting Science: Popular Psychology as Religious Wisdom -- Section Two. Muslim Subjectivity -- Chapter 3. Ethical Entrepreneurs: Islamic Ethics and the Spirit of Capitalism -- Chapter 4: Prophetic Cosmopolitanism: The Prophet Muhammad as Psycho-Civic Exemplar -- Section Three. Politics of Public Piety

Chapter 5. Shaming the State: Pornography and the Moral Psychology of Statecraft -- Chapter 6. Sincerity and Scandal: The Moral and Market Logics of Religious Authority -- Conclusion. Figuring Islam: Popular Culture and the Cutting Edge of Public Piety -- Notes -- References -- Index

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James B. Hoesterey is Assistant Professor of Religion at Emory University.

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