Library Acquisitions

September and October 2022

  1. The Political Science of the Middle East: Theory and Research Since the Arab Uprisings by Marc Lynch (Editor), Jillian Schwedler (Editor), Sean Yom (Editor)

  2. Islam and the Arab Revolutions by Usaama al-Azami

  3. How the West Stole Democracy from the Arabs: The Syrian Congress of 1920 and the Destruction of its Historic Liberal-Islamic Alliance by Elizabeth F. Thompson

  4. Out of Place: An Autoethnography of Postcolonial Citizenship by Nuraan Davids and Tyanai Masiya

  5. A Short History of Islamic Thought by Fitzroy Morrissey

  6. Islamic Ethics: Fundamental Aspects of Human Conduct by Abdulaziz Sachedina

  7. Fate of Abraham by Peter Oborne

  8. Islamic Divorce in the Twenty-First Century: A Global Perspective (Politics of Marriage and Gender: Global Issues in Local Contexts) by Erin E. Stiles (Editor, Contributor), Ayang Utriza Yakin (Editor, Contributor), Contibutors: Elisa Giunchi, Nathalie Bernard-Maugiron, Fatima Essop, Fulera Issaka-Toure, Jean-Michel Landry, Dorothea Schulz, Souleymane Diallo, Rune Steenberg, Katherine Lemons, Nadia Hussain

July and August 2022

  1. Gender and Sexuality in Islam CC 4V (Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies) 1st Edition by Omnia El Shakry (Editor)

  2. Fate of Abraham by Peter Oborne

  3. Ranks of the Divine Seekers A Parallel English-Arabic Text. Volume 1 (Islamic Translation) (English and Arabic Edition) by Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya, Translated, Annotated and Introduced by: Ovamir Anjum, University of Toledo, Ohio

  4. Ranks of the Divine Seekers A Parallel English-Arabic Text. Volume 2 (Islamic Translation) (English and Arabic Edition) by Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya, Translated, Annotated and Introduced by: Ovamir Anjum, University of Toledo, Ohio

  5. Emerge!: The Rise of Functional Democracy and the Future of the Middle East by Elza S. Maalouf, Foreword by Don Edward Beck

  6. Believing Women in Islam: A Brief Introduction by Asma Barlas and David Raeburn Finn

  7. The Sunee Surtee Muslim Diaspora: In Search of My Roots from Mauritius and Beyond by Keith Devereux

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December 2020

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October 2020

September 2020

  1. The Humanity of Muhammad: A Christian View by Craig Considine

  2. Varieties of American Sufism: Islam, Sufi Orders, and Authority in a Time of Transition by Elliott Bazzano (Editor, Contributor), Marcia Hermansen (Editor), Marcia K Hermansen (Contributor)

  3. Religion and Politics in America by Allen D. Hertzke

  4. Emerge!: The Rise of Functional Democracy and the Future of the Middle East by Elza S. Maalouf

  5. Princeton Readings in Islamist Thought: Texts and Contexts from al-Banna to Bin Laden by  Roxanne L. Euben & Muhammad Qasim Zaman (Editors)

August 2020

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December 2019

November 2019

  1. Islamic Art and Visual Culture: An Anthology of Sources by Wiley-Blackwell, D. Fairchild Ruggles (Editor)
  2. Modernism on the Nile: Art in Egypt between the Islamic and the Contemporary by Alex Dika Seggerman
  3. The Philosopher Responds: An Intellectual Correspondence from the Tenth Century, Volume Two by Abu Hayyan al-Tawhidi, Abu ‘Ali Miskawayh, Bilal Orfali (Editor), Maurice A. Pomerantz (Editor), Sophia Vasalou (Translator), James E. Montgomery (Translator)
  4. The Essential Koran: The Heart of Islam by Thomas Cleary
  5. The Cambridge Companion to Muhammad by Jonathan E. Brockopp
  6. Muslim American Politics and the Future of US Democracy by Edward E. Curtis IV
  7. Muhammad: Prophet of Peace Amid the Clash of Empires by Juan Cole
  8. Pedagogy in Islamic Education: The Madrasah Context by Glenn Hardaker and Aishah Ahmad Sabki
  9. Defending Muhammad in Modernity by SherAli Tareen and Margrit Pernau

October 2019

September 2019

  1. Believing Women in Islam: Unreading Patriarchal Interpretations of the Qur’an by Asma Barlas
  2. The Objectives of Islamic Law: The Promises and Challenges of the Maqasid al-Shari’a by Idris Nassery (Editor, Contributor), Rumee Ahmed (Editor, Contributor), Muna Tatari (Editor, Contributor), Cefli Ademi (Contributor), Habib Ahmed (Contributor), Jasser Auda (Contributor), Ayesha S. Chaudhry (Contributor), Adis Duderija (Contributor), Mohammad Hashim Kamali (Contributor), Mouez Khalfaoui (Contributor), Muhammad Khalid Masud (Contributor), Mohammed Nekroumi (Contributor), Felicitas Opwis (Contributor), Younes Soualhi (Contributor)
  3. How College Affects Students: 21st Century Evidence that Higher Education Works by Matthew J. Mayhew, Alyssa N. Rockenbach, Nicholas A. Bowman, Tricia A. D. Seifert, Gregory C. Wolniak, Ernest T. Pascarella (Contributor), Patrick T. Terenzini (Contributor)
  4. Student Development in College: Theory, Research, and Practice by Lori D. Patton, Kristen A. Renn, Florence M. Guido, Stephen John Quaye, Deanna S. Forney (Afterword), Nancy J. Evans (Foreword)
  5. How College Affects Students: A Third Decade of Research by Ernest T. Pascarella, Patrick T. Terenzini
  6. LEADING WHILE MUSLIM by Debbie Almontaser
  7. Patterns of Democracy: Government Forms and Performance in Thirty-Six Countries by Arend Lijphart
  8. Theories of Development, Third Edition: Contentions, Arguments, Alternatives by Richard Peet, Elaine Hartwick
  9. World Politics: Interests, Interactions, Institutions by Jeffry A. Frieden, David A. Lake, Kenneth A. Schultz

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

May 2019

  1. Making the New Middle East: Politics, Culture, and Human Rights by Valerie J. Hoffman (Editor)
  2. Islam and Secularity: The Future of Europe’s Public Sphere by Nilüfer Göle
  3. The Shi’i World: Pathways in Tradition and Modernity by Farhad Daftary (Editor), Amyn B. Sajoo (Editor), Shainool Jiwa (Editor)
  4. Dispatches from the Arab Spring by Paul Amar (Editor)
  5. Salvation and Hell in Classical Islamic Thought by Marco Demichelis
  6. Imams in Western Europe: Developments, Transformations, and Institutional Challenges by Mohammed Hashas (Editor), Jan Jaap de Ruiter (Editor), Niels Valdemar Vinding (Editor)
  7. Changing Gender Norms in Islam Between Reason and Revelation by Marziyeh Bakhshizadeh

April 2019

  1. Global Education Policy and International Development by Antoni Verger (Editor), Hulya K. Altinyelken (Editor), Mario Novelli (Editor)
  2. Learning Communities in Educational Partnerships: Action Research as Transformation by Máirín Glenn, Mary Roche, Caitriona McDonagh, Bernie Sullivan
  3. Building Research Design in Education by Lorna Hamilton (Editor), John Ravenscroft (Editor)
  4. Secular and Islamic Feminist Critiques in the Work of Fatima Mernissi (Women and Gender: The Middle East and the Islamic World) by Rhouni
  5. Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech by Keith E. Whittington

March 2019

  1. All Learning Is Social and Emotional: Helping Students Develop Essential Skills for the Classroom and Beyond by Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher, Dominique Smith
  2. Religion and Education: comparative and international perspectives (Oxford Studies in Comparative Education) by Malini Sivasubramaniam, Ruth Hayhoe
  3. Islamic Movements in the Middle East: Ideologies, Practices and Political Participation by KUMARASWAMY
  4. Academic Research on the Quran by Sajid Shaffi
  5. Conflict, Conquest, and Conversion: Two Thousand Years of Christian Missions in the Middle East by Eleanor Tejirian, Reeva Spector Simon
  6. Research Handbook on Islamic Law and Society by Nadirsyah Hosen
  7. Social Justice in Islam by Sayyid Qutb (Author), John B. Hardie (Translator), Hamid Algar (Introduction)
  8. One Thousand Roads to Mecca: Ten Centuries of Travelers Writing About the Muslim Pilgrimage by Michael Wolfe (Editor)
  9. Muslim Minorities in the West: Visible and Invisible by Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad (Editor), Jane I. Smith (Editor), and Contributors: Abdelhamid Lotfi, Kathleen Moore, Agha Saheed, Robert M. Dannin, Khalid Fattah Griggs, Garbi Schmidt, Gary David, Sylviane A. Diouf, Saphinaz-Amal Naguib, James Helicke, A H. Johns, Samina Yasmeen, William Shepard, Tamara Sonn, John Voll

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January 2019