Faithful education : madrassahs in South Asia / Ali Riaz

Author(s): Riaz, Ali
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Subjects: Madrasahs--South Asia
Islamic religious education--South Asia
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2008
LC Classification: B, BP
Notes: LCCN: 2007039076
ISBN: 9780813543451 (hbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813543452 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-278) and index
Contents: Introduction: Why study madrassahs? understanding the importance of Islamic seminaries -- Madrassahs : little known, much discussed -- The genesis and the trajectories -- Pakistan : the madrassah as a mirror of society -- Bangladesh : a tale of two systems -- India : diversity and changes in madrassahs -- Reforming madrassahs -- Where to?
Physical Description: xii, 289 p. : map ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 173243912
ISBN/ISSN: 9780813543451
0813543452

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