Shadows of the Prophet Martial Arts and Sufi Mysticism /

This is the first in-depth study of the Malay martial art, silat, and the first ethnographic account of the Haqqani Islamic Sufi Order. Drawing on 12 years of research and practice in Malaysia, Singapore, and England, social anthropologist and martial arts expert D.S. Farrer considers Malay silat th...

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Main Author: Farrer, D. S.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2009.
Edition: 1.
Series: Muslims in Global Societies Series ; 2
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-9356-2
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