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Medina in Birmingham, Najaf in Brent: Inside British Islam

Medina in Birmingham, Najaf in Brent: Inside British Islam

WHAT ARE THE RELIGIOUS trends that inform the thoughts, feelings and actions of Britain's Muslim communities? Philip Lewis reviews an indispensable and accessible work that lays bare the ideologies informing the main Islamic movements in Britain today.

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The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BCE– 492 CE.

The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BCE– 492 CE.

IF ONE IS LOOKING for a critique of Judaism, or an ethnography of the Jews, Simon Schama's book is not the place to find it.  This is a broad panorama of Jewish history which traces a remarkable love affair with words, argues Lela Gilbert.

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Seeking a City with Foundations: Theology for an Urban World

Seeking a City with Foundations

 

WHAT IS THE MEANING and future of the city? David Martin reviews an original and off-beat work of urban sociology that looks for answers in a recovery of the sacred .

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    WHAT ARE THE RELIGIOUS trends that inform the thoughts, feelings and actions of Britain's Muslim communities? Philip Lewis reviews an indispensable and accessible work that lays bare the ideologies informing the main Islamic movements in Britain today.