Table of contents for Teaching Islam : textbooks and religion in the Middle East / edited by Eleanor A. Doumato and Gregory Starrett.

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Introduction: Textbook Islam, Nation Building, and the Question of Violence	
 Gregory Starrett, University of North Carolina, Charlotte and
 Eleanor A. Doumato, Brown University
Egypt: Promoting Tolerance, Defending Against Islamism 			
James A. Toronto, Brigham Young University & Muhammad S. Eissa, Brigham Young University
Iran: A Shiite Curriculum to Serve the Islamic State			
Golnar Mehran, Al-Zahra University, Tehran, Iran 
Jordan: Prescription for Obedience and Conformity 			
 Betty Anderson, Boston University
Kuwait: Striving to Align Islam with Western Values			
 Taghreed Alqudsi-Ghabra, Kuwait University
		
Oman : Cultivating Good Citizens and Religious Virtue			
		Mandana E. Limbert, Queens College, CUNY
The Palestinian Authority: The Politics of Writing and Interpreting Curricula 
 Genesis of a New Curriculum and Representations of Identity		
 Nathan Brown, George Washington University
 Islam in the Unrevised Curriculum & a Conflict of Master Narratives 	
 Seif Da'Na, University of Wisconsin-Parkside
 Saudi Arabia: From "Wahhabi" Roots to Contemporary Revisionism	
 Eleanor A. Doumato, Brown University
Syria: Secularism, Arabism, and Sunni Orthodoxy				
Joshua Landis, University of Oklahoma
 
Turkey: Sanctifying a Secular State						
Ozlem Altan, New York University
Textbook Meanings and the Power of Interpretation: 			
Gregory Starrett, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Conclusion: Tailor-Made Islam	
	Eleanor A. Doumato and Gregory Starrett

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Islam -- Study and teaching -- Middle East.
Islamic religious education -- Middle East.
Islamic education -- Middle East.
Islam and politics -- Middle East.
Islam and state -- Middle East.
Middle East -- Politics and government.
Islamic ethics.