Martin van Bruinessen
Mullas, Sufis and Heretics: The Role of Religion in Kurdish Society. Collected articles
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Istanbul: The Isis Press, 2000.
322 pp., ills. ISBN  975-428-162-9.

Price: USD 35.00.

Contents: 

The religious mosaic

*01. Religion in Kurdistan
*02. The Kurds and Islam
*03. The Christians of Eastern Turkey, the state and the local power structure 

Learning and mysticism in the seventeenth to nineteenth centuries

*04. Religious life in Diyarbekir: religious learning and the role of the tariqats
*05. The Naqshbandi order in 17th-century Kurdistan

*06. The impact of Kurdish `ulama on Indonesian Islam
*07. A nineteenth century Kurdish scholar in South Africa 

The social and political roles of Sufi orders in Kurdistan

*08. Popular Islam, Kurdish nationalism and rural revolt: The rebellion of Shaikh Said in Turkey (1925)
*09. Vom Osmanismus zum Separatismus: Religiöse und ethnische Hintergründe der Rebellion des Scheich Said
*10. The Sadate Nehri or Gilanizade of Central Kurdistan
*11. The Qadiriyya and the lineages of Qadiri shaykhs in Kurdistan
*12. Sûfîs and sultâns in Southeast Asia and Kurdistan: a comparative survey 

Heterodox religious formations in Kurdistan

*13. When Haji Bektash still bore the name of Sultan Sahak. Notes on the Ahl-i Haqq of the Guran district
*14. Haji Bektash, Sultan Sahak, Shah Mina Sahib and various avatars of a running wall
*15. The Shabak, a Kizilbash community in Iraqi Kurdistan 

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Martin van Bruinessen
Kurdish Ethno-Nationalism Versus Nation-Building States. Collected articles
Istanbul: The Isis Press, 2000.
301 pp., ills. ISBN 975-428-177-7.

Price: USD 30.00.

Contents: 

A.  Ethnic identity and ethnic diversity

*1.  The ethnic identity of the Kurds
*2.  Diversity and division among the Kurds
*3.   Kurds, Turks and the Alevi revival in Turkey 

B. State-induced nation-building, Kurdish ethno-nationalism, and the modalities of its suppression

*4.  Kurdish society and the modern state: ethnic nationalism versus nation-building
*5.  Genocide in Kurdistan? The suppression of the Dersim rebellion in Turkey (1937-38) and the chemical war against the Iraqi Kurds (1988)
*6.  Genocide of Kurds 

C. Kurdish uprisings in Iran: tribal, religious, ethno-national and inter-state factors

*7.  Kurdish tribes and the state in Iran: The case of Simko’s revolt
*8.  Nationalismus und religiöser Konflikt: Der kurdische Widerstand im Iran
*9a.  The Kurds between Iran and Iraq
*9b.  Major Kurdish organizations in Iran and Iraq 

D. The Kurdish movement in Turkey since 1960

*10.  The Kurds in Turkey
*11.  Between guerrilla war and political murder: The Workers’ Party of Kurdistan
*12.  Turkey and the Kurds in the early 1990s: Guerrilla, Counter-insurgency, and Emerging Civil Society.
*13.  Turkey, Europe and the Kurds after the capture of Abdullah Öcalan

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Islam des Kurdes
Numéro spécial (no. 5) de la revue Les Annales de l’Autre Islam  

Coordonné par Martin van BRUINESSEN avec la coopération de Joyce BLAU
Paris: Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, 1998 [paru mars 1999].
396 pp. ISSN 1246-7731. 

Prix  FRF 110,00

Sommaire:

Avant-propos

Martin van BRUINESSEN, Introduction: The Kurds and Islam

I. Le Kurdistan comme centre d’éducation et de savoir islamiques
Zeynelabidin ZINAR, Medrese education in Kurdistan
Mihemmedî Mela KERÎM, Mewlewî, a great poet and `âlim of southern Kurdistan
Martin van BRUINESSEN, The impact of Kurdish `ulama on Indonesian Islam 

II. Les ordres soufis sunnites et la vie religieuse quotidienne
Thierry ZARCONE, Les branches à Istanbul des ordres soufis kurdes
Annabelle BÖTTCHER, L’élite féminine kurde de la Kaftariyya - une confrérie naqshbandi damascène
Lâle YALÇIN-HECKMANN, Women’s religious life in Hakkari 

III. Les sectes hétérodoxes au Kurdistan
Philip G. KREYENBROEK, On the study of some heterodox sexts in Kurdistan
Martin van BRUINESSEN, The Shabak, a Kizilbash community in Iraqi Kurdistan 

IV. Les musulmans et leurs voisins non-musulmans au Kurdistan
Joyce BLAU, Les relations entre juifs et musulmans au Kurdistan
Jelle VERHEIJ, “Les frères de terre de d’eau”: sur le rôle des Kurdes dans les massacres arméniens de 1894-1896 

V.  Identité religieuse et identité ethnique
Hans-Lukas KIESER, Les Kurdes alévis et la question identitaire: le soulèvement du Koçgiri-Dersim (1919-1921)
Rohat ALAKOM, Said Nursi entre l’identité kurde et l’identité musulmane
Hamit BOZARSLAN, Islam, islamisme et question minoritaire: le cas kurde
Rusen ÇAKIR, La vie religieuse à la frontière turco-kurde: le cas d’Elazig 

VI.  Section bibliographique
Martin van Bruinessen, Bibliographie sélective de l’islam kurde

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