By Annelies Moors

Introducing leading edge new study from foreign students engaged on Islamic style and its critics, Islamic type and Anti-Fashion provides a world point of view on muslim costume practices. The publication takes a huge geographic sweep, bringing jointly the sartorial reports of Muslims in destinations as varied as Paris, the Canadian Prairie, Swedish and Italian bathtub homes and previous socialist international locations of jap Europe.

What new Islamic costume practices and anxieties are rising in those varied destinations? How some distance are they formed by means of neighborhood conditions, migration histories, specific non secular traditions, multicultural interfaces and transnational hyperlinks? To what volume do advancements in and debates approximately Islamic costume minimize throughout such neighborhood specificities, encouraging new channels of communique and trade?

With unique contributions from the fields of anthropology, model stories, media stories, spiritual reports, historical past, geography and cultural experiences, Islamic style and Anti-Fashion will be of curiosity to scholars and students operating in those fields in addition to to normal readers attracted to the general public presence of Islam in Europe and America.

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