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Table of Contents


Editorial: The Mind-Body Issue PDF
Ulrika Martensson 119-120


The Technology of Happiness: Philosophy, the Body, and Ghazālī’s Kīmīyā-yi saʿādat PDF
Robert Landau Ames 121-139
Covering Body, Uncovering Identity: Chinese Muslim Women’s Vocabularies of Dress, Based on Fieldwork in Northwest and Central China PDF
Maria Jaschok , Man Ke 141-163
The Qibla: An Allusion to the Shemaʿ PDF
Abdulla Galadari 165-194
“The Final Word”?: The Qurʾan and Karl Rahner in Dialogue PDF
Tasi Bradford Perkins 195-234

Book Reviews

Iranian Identity and Cosmopolitanism: Spheres of Belonging, edited by Lucian Stone. Contemporary Middle Eastern and Islamicate Thought. Bloomsbury, 2014. 256pp., Hb. $112.00. ISBN-13: 9781472567420 PDF
Milad Odabaei 235-240
Shiʿi Reformation in Iran. The Life and Theology of Shariʿat Sangelaji, by Ali Rahnema. Routledge, 2015. 194pp., Hb. $109.95/£ 60.00. ISBN-13: 9781472434166 PDF
Mariella Ourghi 241-242
Beyond Timbuktu: An Intellectual History of Muslim West Africa, by Ousmane Oumar Kane. Harvard University Press, 2016. 296pp., Hb. $39.95 / £29.95 / €36.00 ISBN-13: 9780674050822 PDF
Roman Loimeier 243-246
The Call of Bilal: Islam in the African Diaspora by Edward E. Curtis IV. Islamic Civilization and Muslim Networks. University of North Carolina Press Books, 2014. 248pp., 6 halftones. Pb. $27.95. ISBN-13: 9781469618111 PDF
Youssef J. Carter 247-248
The Religious and Spiritual Life of the Jews in Medina, by Haggai Mazuz. Brill, 2014. Brill Reference Library in Judaism 38. 132pp., Hb. $120.00 / €99.00. ISBN-13: 9789004250628 PDF
Abdulla Galadari 249-253
Aisha’s Cushion, Religious Art, Perception, and Practice in Islam, by Jamal J. Elias. Harvard University Press, 2012. 432pp., 8 halftones. Hb., $37.00 / £27.95 / €33.50. ISBN-13: 9780674058064 PDF
Silvia Naef 254-257

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