Posts Tagged ‘Religion’

Afghanistan-Pakistan

Posted on April 5th, 2012 by Burçak Keskin-Kozat

Under the Drones: Modern Lives in Afghanistan – Pakistan Borderlands examines the complexity of life along the 1,600-mile border between Afghanistan and Pakistan. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Devin Deweese: Fusing Islam and Chinggisid Charisma

Posted on August 30th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

October 27, 2011, 12:15 pm, Building 70, Conference Room Religious Studies Colloquium*:  Devin Deweese, Fusing Islam and Chinggisid Charisma: Muhammad Shïbãnî Khãn’s Religious Program in 16th-century Central Asia Abstract: The gradual Islamization of the peoples and polities established in Central Asia in the wake of the Mongol conquest of the 13th century is typically discussed […]

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