Description - The Public Sphere by Armando Salvatore
This book explores conceptual and institutional developments of the notion of the public sphere in the West and in the Islamic world, tackling historic ruptures spanning the formation and transformation of the Euro-Mediterranean world. Set against an imploding grammar of socio-political life, the modern liberal public sphere appears in a new light.
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Author Biography - Armando Salvatore
ARMANDO SALVATORE is Reader in Comparative Historical Sociology and Social Theory at Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany. His Ph.D. thesis was granted the 1994 Malcolm Kerr Dissertation Award in the Social Sciences by the Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA). It was later published as Islam and the Political Discourse of Modernity (1997). He has edited several volumes, including Public Islam and the Common Good (with Dale F. Eickelman, 2004), Religion, Social Practice, and Contested Hegemonies (2005, with Mark LeVine), and Islam in Process: Historica