Malik al-Shabazz’s Practice of Self-Liberation
2016 (English)In: Malcolm X: From Political Eschatology to Religious Revolutionary / [ed] Dustin Byrd and Seyed Javad Miri, Leiden: Brill , 2016Chapter in book (Other academic)Text
In the year 2015 we remembered the 50th anniversary of Malcolm X’s assassination in Harlem, New York. Spurned by the commitment to continue the critical work that Malcolm X began, the scholars represented in the book have analysed the enduring significance of Malcolm X’s life, work and religious philosophy. Edited by Dustin J. Byrd and Seyed Javad Miri, Malcolm X: From Political Eschatology to Religious Revolutionary, represents an important investigation into the religious and political philosophy of one of the most important African-American and Muslim thinkers of the 20th century. Thirteen different scholars from six different countries and various academic disciplines have contributed to our understanding of why Malcolm X is still important fifty years after his death. Contributors are: Syed Farid Alatas, Dustin J. Byrd, Bethany Beyyette, Louis A. DeCaro, Stephen C. Ferguson, William David Hart, John H. McClendon, Seyed Javad Miri, John Andrew Morrow, Emin Poljarevic, Rudolf J. Siebert, Nuri Tinaz and Yolanda Van Tilborgh.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Leiden: Brill , 2016.
, Studies in Critical Social Sciences, 88
Liberation, Malcolm X, Minority, Islam, Muslim
Sociology Social Anthropology Social Sciences Interdisciplinary International Migration and Ethnic Relations
Research subject Sociology; Sociology of Religion
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-297420ISBN: 9004308679;9789004308671;OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-297420DiVA: diva2:941782