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Rashid Rida and 19th Century Islamic Modernization
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end of the 19th century
humans were becoming                  subjects
becoming Japanese
becoming                   
becoming German
these were all states and nations that                  existed a century earlier
the national frame gave people a sense of new identity for defining their membership in                    communities
those who were              of a state
didn't have a polity that they could connect their imaginations to
the Jews
the Gypsies
the                   
those who lived in a state where the ruling state was of a different nationality
Arabs under                rule
the many African-Americans who began to feel after the Civil War was perhaps the United States was unable to deliver on the promises of their declaration of their                         
many began to dream and yearn for a return to              itself
people for whom a state was not there to create a nation
some political systems functioned more like                  that transcended global boundaries
associated statehood with land which did not yet exist for them
American identity emerges very tied up with territory
also                      and Russians
what happens to those who don't have access to a                  the way the Americans, the Russians and the Argentines had
the role of books and            was important
promulgated a                 idea of a community that didn't exist
                           played an important function
the                Empire
the Turks and Arabs were the inheritors of an older political structure
an Islamic empire
many different peoples, languages, and faiths
nationals and Turks were in the midst of political                   
               expansion from the north
fueled regional nationalisms
after the opening of the Suez Canal, the Islamic states were feeling closed in
increasingly encircled by expanding                    empires
increase of debate and intellectual life in Islamic worlds
from India to West Africa
from Delhi to           
Muslim intellectuals discussed how to cope with the shrinking world
Rashid Rida (1865-1935)
early Islamic reformer
his ideas would later influence 20th-century Islamist thinkers in developing a political philosophy of an the Islamic state
was keen to                    law, to update it
to make it compatible of the new global order
criticized the old ruling               
criticized the traditional the priesthoods for holding Islam back
represented nationalism and modernization in the Islamic world
how to adapt Islam to this new              order
take this sacred tradition of law making and apply it to new,                structures
adapted Islamic law for new nations
if Islamic states could imagine themselves as modern states, they could incorporate                and modernization
this was tied to land and ethnic boundaries
wanted to treat the Islamic world as an Islamic version of Europe
divided up into nation states
                 University created
center for new contemplation for how to modernize Islam
1857              Scientific Society
Columbus and the New World
1500-1700 Indian Ocean Trading system
Da Gama, Pepper and World History
Portuguese Indian Ocean Empire
16th Century Colonialism Fueling European Violence
Global Food: European Sugar, Caribbean Plantations, African Slaves
16th and 17th Century Merchant Trading Companies
17th Century Interdependence of Trade and Investment
Francis Drake and Mercantilist Wars
The Apex and Erosion of the Mughal Empire
The Treaty of Westphalia as the Hinge of Modern History
The Influence of Silver on the Ming Dynasty
Political Reverberations of Ming Consolidation
18th China Resurgent as Qing Dynasty
18th Century Tea Trade, Leisure Time, and the Spread of Knowledge
Cook and Clive: Discoverers, Collectors and Conquerors of the Enlightenment
Strains on the Universality of the Enlightenment
The Enlightenment, Empire, and Colonization: Burke vs. Hastings
Enlightenment or Empire
18th Century Land Grabbing
The Industrial Revolution and the Transition of Non-Renewable Energy
The Seven Years' War and Colonial Revolutions
Napoleon, Spain, the Colonies, and Imperial Crises
Human Rights and the Meaning of Membership within Societies
Napoleon, New Nations, and Total War
The Ottoman Empire's 19th Century Tanzimat Reform
The Early 19th Century Market Revolution
The Global Upheavals of the Mid-19th Century
The Train, the Rifle, and the Industrial Revolution
Transition in India: Last of the Mughals
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 and Its Ramifications
Darwin's Effect on 19th Century Ideas
Factors Which Led to the Solidifying of Nation States
1868 Japan: The Meiji Restoration
1871: Germany Becomes a Nation
North American Nation-Building
19th Century Changing Concepts of Labor
The Benefits of Comparative Advantage
Migration after the Age of Revolutions
Creating 19th Century Global Free Trade
The Expanding 19th Century Capitalist System
The Second Industrial Revolution
The Closing of the American Frontier
Africa's Second Imperial Wave
Early 20th Century American Imperialism
1894-1905: Japan's Imperial Wave in Asia
Rashid Rida and 19th Century Islamic Modernization
19th Century Pan-Islam and Zionism Movements
19th Century Global Export-Led Growth
Indian Wars and Mass Slaughter of Bison
The Suez Canal's Effect on the Malayan Tiger
1890-1914: Savage Wars of Peace
1900-1909: Russian and Turkish Dynasties
1899-1911 The End of the Qing Dynasty
The 1910 Mexican Revolution
The Panic of 1907
Turn-of-the-Century Civilization and its Discontents
20th Century Questioning of Reason
Late 19th Century Anxieties of Race
The First World War
The End of WWI and the Attempt at Global Peace