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(Springer, 2017-01-05)This article explores the relationships between female converts to Islam in Britain and their close friends and family. It pays attention to the perspectives of converts but focuses on the reactions of their intimates to ...
In this article, I propose a methodology to investigate “timescapes” in Japanese history from an anthropological perspective by analyzing historical sources on social activities, more specifically on sleeping and napping. ...
Relations between rulers and ruled in the medieval Maghrib: the ‘social contract’ in the Almoravid and Almohad centuries, 1050-1250 This articles approaches the notion of an Islamic social contract from the perspective of the Berber inhabitants of the Maghrib and their concern that the state should be just, with a particular focus on the period bet ...