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Putting Islam to WorkEducation, Politics, and Religious Transformation in Egypt$
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Gregory Starrett

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780520209268

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520209268.001.0001

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State of Emergency

State of Emergency

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(p.191) CHAPTER 7 State of Emergency
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Putting Islam to Work
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Gregory Starrett

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520209268.003.0007

This chapter discusses some examples of the way the public economy of information shapes the representations of the political uses of Islam, stating that the public economy of information is the part of culture which is most firmly grounded in the expectations and worries created by schooling. The examples it presents and discusses were chosen for what they reveal of the public image of Islamicized political activity and the creation of “Islamic publicness.”

Keywords:   economy of information, uses of Islam, expectations, schooling, public image, Islamicized political activity, Islamic publicness

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