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Religious Affairs Management in Central Asian Couuntries and Anti-extremism Cooperation...
Opposing religion is a systematic project. In addition to cracking down by powerful departments in accordance with the law, it...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Economics, Geopolitics, Religion, Security
The Vanishing Generation: Faith and Uprising in Modern Uzbekistan
Former BBC journalist Bagila Bukharbayeva seeks to better understand the Uzbek government’s use of Islam to achieve its consolidation of...Category: Central Asia, Politics, Religion, Uzbekistan
Historical Dictionary of Tajikistan
The book examines Tajikistan through a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and over 600 cross-referenced dictionary entries on important...Category: Central Asia, Geography, History, International Relations, Politics, Religion, Tajikistan
Great Journeys Across the Pamir Mountains (ENG)
Drawing upon numerous manuscripts from China and Central Asia, the articles presented in this volume by leading scholars in the...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, History, Religion, Xinjiang
Leadership and Authority in Central Asia: The Ismaili Community in...
Leadership and Authority in Central Asia identifies traditional forms of religious authority within the network of religious functionaries at a...Category: Central Asia, Politics, Religion, Tajikistan
Mazar: Studies on Islamic Sacred Sites in Central Eurasia
This volume aims to shed light on various aspects of mazars from the points-of-view of twenty different specialists, aiding readers...Category: Central Asia, History, Religion, Xinjiang
The development trend of extremist and terrorist organizations in the...
The drastic changes in the Middle East are spreading Salafi extremism to Central Asian, Afghanistan and Pakistan, on the Chinese...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Journal, Religion, Security
“Солдаты Халифата”: Мифы и Реальность (“Soldiers of the Caliphate”: Myths...
The book "Soldiers of the Caliphate: Myths and reality" by the famous Kazakh political scientist Erlan Karin provides answers to...Category: Central Asia, Kazakhstan, Religion, Security
Cities of the Dead: The Ancestral Cemeteries of Kyrgyzstan
The first photographic documentation of Muslim cemeteries in Central Asia, this collection presents ethnographic material from collaborative field research in...Category: Central Asia, Culture, History, Kyrgyzstan, Religion
Святые места Юга Кыргызстана: Природа, Манас, Ислам (Holy Places of...
This book is the result of three years of research on Holy sites, which was carried out by the Aigine...Category: Central Asia, Culture, History, Kyrgyzstan, Religion
Патшалық Ресей және Кеңес Империяларының Қазақстандағы Рухани Отарлау Саясатының Зардаптары...
The book describes Russia's spiritual colonization through education and learning. It analyzes the essence of the twin policies of Russification...Category: Central Asia, History, Kazakhstan, Religion
Living Shrines of Uyghur China: Photographs by Lisa Ross
Three essays—by a historian of Central Asian Islam, a Uyghur folklorist, and the curator of an accompanying exhibition at the...Category: Central Asia, Culture, History, Identity, Religion, Uyghur, Xinjiang
Steppe Silk Road and Central Asian Civilization 草原丝绸之路与中亚文明
Altai is one of the central areas of the cradle of ancient civilizations in Central Asia, and it is the...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Culture, History, Nomadism, Religion
Searoutes and Landroutes – 海路与陆路
"Sea Road and Land Road" is a selection of research achievements on the history of Sino-foreign relations in the past...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, History, Religion
From Shamanism to Sufism: Women, Islam and Culture in Central...
Based on evidence derived from over fifteen years of fieldwork, From Shamanism to Sufism shows how women kept traditional Islamic...Category: Central Asia, Culture, Gender, Religion
Documents, Classics and History of the Western Regions – 文书、典籍与西域史地
The author believes that the history and cultural connotation of the Western Regions is extremely rich, and worthy of a...Category: Central Asia, Identity, Religion, Xinjiang
Research on the History of Khotan – 于阗史丛考
"Khotan History Cong Examination (Updated Edition)" is a collection of the two authors' papers on the study of Khotan history,...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, History, Religion, Xinjiang
Ferghana in Central Asia: Islam and the Modern Nation-State 中亚费尔干纳：伊斯兰与现代民族国家
Fergana is a small intermountain basin in southern Central Asia, bordering the southern part of Xinjiang in China across the...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Geopolitics, Identity, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Religion, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Xinjiang
The Re-Islamization of Society and the Position of Women in...
This book explores the history and development of Islam, with particular reference to the role of women in Uzbek society....Category: Central Asia, Gender, Religion, Uzbekistan
Религиозно-политический экстремизм и терроризм в Центральной Азии: социально-философский анализ (Religious...
This book examines the terrorist threat in Central Asia, including the effects that the War on Terror and invasion of...Category: Central Asia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Religion, Security, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Nationalities and Religion Questions in Central Asia 中亚民族与宗教问题
Kyrgyzstan is China's western neighbor and borders the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Kyrgyzstan is located in mountainous areas, with numerous...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Geopolitics, Identity, Kyrgyzstan, Religion, Security
Correctly clarify the history of Xinjiang, the history of ethnic...
In order to further strengthen the unity of all ethnic groups in Xinjiang and promote the sustainable and healthy development...Category: Central Asia, Chinese Scholarship, Culture, History, Identity, Religion, Uyghur, Xinjiang
Трудный путь к знанию (The Difficult Path to Knowledge)
A narrative about the life of Bahodur Iskandarov, academician of Tajikistan's Academy of Sciences and his explorations of the blind...Category: Central Asia, Religion, Tajikistan