in Islamic Charities and Islamic Humanism in Troubled Times
March 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Anthropology. 3258 words.
This Chapter reflects on the alleged special association between religion in general and violence – an association rebutted by both authors under review, David Martin (in Religion and...
in Exoticisation Undressed
July 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural Anthropology. 10594 words.
The chapter examines the accounts of two early twentieth century authors, Verrill (1921) and Marsh (1934), who provided us with detailed—idealising but also stereotyping—descriptions of...