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Dr Malise Ruthven (born 1942) is a writer and historian who focuses his work on religion, fundamentalism, and especially Islamic affairs. Ruthven has been a scriptwriter with the BBC Arabic and World Service, and a consultant on Middle Eastern affairs. He has taught Islamic Studies and Comparative Religion at the University of Aberdeen, the University of California, San Diego, and Dartmouth College. He used the term "Islamofascism" as early as 8 September 1990 in The Independent.

Ruthven is the younger son of Major the Hon. Alexander Hardinge Patrick Hore-Ruthven and Pamela Margaret Fletcher. His elder brother, Grey Ruthven, is 2nd Earl of Gowrie. Ruthven is the godson of the late Freya Stark (1893-1993), whom his parents knew in Cairo in 1942, and has published several collections of her photographs.

He is a frequent contributor to the New York Review of Books. He has also contributed an afterword to the most recent edition of Albert Hourani's History of the Arab Peoples, bringing that work up to date following Hourani's death.

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Total Books: 38
Mormonism An Introduction
2015 - Mormonism an Introduction [I.B. Tauris Introductions to Religion] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781780760117
ISBN-10: 1780760116
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles, Politics & Social Sciences
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Encounters with Islam On Religion Politics and Modernity
2012 - Encounters with Islam on Religion Politics and Modernity [Library of Modern Religion] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781780760247
ISBN-10: 1780760248
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Divine Supermarket Travels in Search of the Soul of America
Islam A Very Short Introduction
2012 - Islam a Very Short Introduction [Very Short Introductions] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199642878
ISBN-10: 0199642877
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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A History of the Arab Peoples With a New Afterword
2010 - A History of the Arab Peoples with a New Afterword (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780674058194
ISBN-10: 0674058194
Genres: History, Reference
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The Children of Time The Aga Khan and the Ismailis
2010 - The Children of Time the Aga Khan and the Ismailis (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781845117221
ISBN-10: 1845117220
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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Fundamentalism A Very Short Introduction
2007 - Fundamentalism a Very Short Introduction [Very Short Introductions] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199212705
ISBN-10: 0199212708
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction, Christian Books & Bibles
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Islam in the World
2006 - Islam in the World (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781862079069
ISBN-10: 1862079064
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction, Law
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Testaments of Hate Violence and the New Anti-Semitism
2005 - Testaments of Hate VIolence and the New Anti-semitism (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781862077362
ISBN-10: 1862077363
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Fundamentalism The Search For Meaning
2005 - Fundamentalism the Search for Meaning (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780192806062
ISBN-10: 0192806068
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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Historical Atlas of the Islamic World
2004 - Historical Atlas of the Islamic World (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780198609971
ISBN-10: 0198609973
Genres: History, Science & Math
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Historical Atlas of Islam
2004 - Historical Atlas of Islam (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674013858
ISBN-10: 0674013859
Genres: History, Reference
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A Fury for God The Islamist Attack on America
2004 - A Fury for God the Islamist Attack on America (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781862075733
ISBN-10: 1862075735
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction, Christian Books & Bibles
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A History of the Arab Peoples Second Edition
2003 - A History of the Arab Peoples Second Edition (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780674010178
ISBN-10: 0674010175
Genre: History
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Der Islam Eine kurze Einfhrung
2000 - Der Islam Eine Kurze Einfhrung (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783150180570
ISBN-10: 3150180570
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Islam
1998 - Islam [Very Short Introduction] (Paperback)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780192853349
ISBN-10: 0192853341
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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The Divine Supermarket
1989 - The Divine Supermarket (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780701131517
ISBN-10: 0701131519
Genres: Reference, Religion & Spirituality, Politics & Social Sciences
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Traveller through Time A Photographic Journey with Freya Stark
1986 - Traveller Through Time a Photographic Journey with Freya Stark (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780670801831
ISBN-10: 0670801836
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Torture The Grand Conspiracy
1978 - Torture the Grand Conspiracy (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780297773894
ISBN-10: 0297773895
Genres: Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences
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Satanic Affair  Salman Rushdie and the Rage of Islam
Cairo [Great Cities] (Hardcover)
Freya Stark in the Levant
Freya Stark in the Levant [The St Antony's College Middle East Archives] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781859640036
ISBN-10: 1859640036
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs, History, Travel
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