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Practicing Islam : knowledge, experience, and social navigation in Kyrgyzstan / David W. Montgomery.

Author:
Montgomery, David W., 1968- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xix, 219 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Series:
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-215) and index.
Contents:
An anthropology of knowledge and life "in the field" -- Learning everyday (Islam) -- "Muslim by birth, atheist by belief": the social organization of knowledge -- "Our ancestors also live here": the corpus of knowledge -- "Listen and watch": the medium of knowledge -- Framing politics, morality, and practice of understandin -- Social navigation as knowing enacted/in action -- Overview of interlocutors -- Methodology and description of the field.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780822964285 ((pbk.))
  • 0822964287 ((pbk.))
LCCN:
2016039767
OCLC:
951157503
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