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The Resource Leisurely Islam : negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut, Lara Deeb & Mona Harb

Leisurely Islam : negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut, Lara Deeb & Mona Harb

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Leisurely Islam : negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut
Title
Leisurely Islam
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negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut
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Lara Deeb & Mona Harb
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Language
eng
Summary
South Beirut has recently become a vibrant leisure destination with a plethora of cafés and restaurants that cater to the young, fashionable, and pious. What effects have these establishments had on the moral norms, spatial practices, and urban experiences of this Lebanese community? From the diverse voices of young Shi'i Muslims searching for places to hang out, to the Hezbollah officials who want this media-savvy generation to be more politically involved, to the religious leaders worried that Lebanese youth are losing their moral compasses, Leisurely Islam provides a sophisticated and orig
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Literary form
non fiction
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Princeton studies in Muslim politics
Leisurely Islam : negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut, Lara Deeb & Mona Harb
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Leisurely Islam : negotiating geography and morality in Shi'ite South Beirut, Lara Deeb & Mona Harb
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt3fgz3p
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-276) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
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mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; Preface and Acknowledgments; Note on Language; Introduction: Exploring Leisure, Morality, and Geography in South Beirut; 1 New Leisure in South Beirut; 2 Producing Islamic Fun: Hizbullah, Fadlallah, and the Entrepreneurs; 3 Mapping Leisure and Café Styles; 4 Flexible Morality, Respectful Choices, Smaller Transgressions; 5 Comforting Territory, New Urban Experiences, and the Moral City; 6 Good Taste, Leisure's Moral Spaces, and Sociopolitical Change in Lebanon; Appendix: Quoted Figures and Characters; Notes; Glossary; References; Index
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1 online resource (xii, 286 pages)
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online
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9781299874206
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rdamedia.
Media type code
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illustrations.
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