[EBOOK] The Ethical Soundscape: Cassette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics(Cultures of History)

The Ethical Soundscape: Cassette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics(Cultures of History)

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ISBN Code : 9780231138185
Book Author : Charles Hirschkind
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Total Pages : 275

The Ethical Soundscape: Cassette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics(Cultures of History) Book Detail/ Review :

Charles Hirschkinds unique study explores how a popular Islamic media form--the cassette sermon--has profoundly transformed the political geography of the Middle East over the last three decades.An essential aspect of what is now called the Islamic Revival, the cassette sermon has become omnipresent in most Middle Eastern cities, punctuating the daily routines of many men