Jan-Peter Hartung (SOAS)

Dr Jan-Peter Hartung is a Senior Lecturer in the Study of Islam at the Department of the Study of Religions, SOAS
He is also a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society, as well as member of the SOAS Centre for Iranian Studies and London Middle East Institute (LMEI).

Authored Books
(in press) A System of Life: Mawdūdī and the Ideologisation of Islam. London: Hurst / New York: Columbia UP.
(2004) Viele Wege und ein Ziel. Leben und Wirken von Sayyid Abū l-Hasan ´Alī al-Hasanī Nadwī (1914-1999). Würzburg: Ergon.

Co-Edited Books
with Albrecht Fuess (2011) Court Cultures in the Muslim World: Seventh to Nineteenth Centuries. London; New York: Routledge. (SOAS/Routledge Series on the Middle East)
with Andreas Christmann (2009) Islamica: Studies in Memory of Holger Preißler (1943-2006). Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press. (Journal of Semitic Studies Supplements. No.26)
with Helmut Reifeld (2005) Islamic Education, Diversity, and National Identity. Dīnī Madāris in India Post 9/11. New Delhi et al.: Sage.

Selected Book Chapters
(2011) 'Enacting the Rule of Islam: On Courtly Patronage of Religious Scholars in Pre- and Early Modern Times.' In: Fuess, Albrecht and Hartung, Jan-Peter (eds.), Court Cultures in the Muslim World: Seventh to Nineteenth Centuries. London; New York: Routledge, pp. 295-325.
(2010) (co-authored with Guido Steinberg) 'Islamist Groups and Movements.' In: Ende, Werner and
Udo Steinbach (eds), Islam in the World Today. Ithaca, NY; London: Cornell UP, pp. 682-96.
(2009) 'Religious Education in Transition: The Moral and Academic Training of Sayyid Abū 'l-Hasan ´Alī Nadwī.' In: Christmann, Andreas and Hartung, Jan-Peter (eds.), Islamica: Studies in Memory of Holger Preißler (1943-2006). Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 231-255. (Journal of Semitic Studies Supplements. No.26)
(2008) '«Die Mauer muss weg!», oder: Alles ist für sich singulär. Gedanken zur islamwissenschaftlichen Beschäftigung mit Südasien in Deutschland.' In: Poya, Abbas and Reinkowski, Maurus (eds.), Das Unbehagen in der Islamwissenschaft. Bielefeld: transcript, pp. 85-104.
(2008) 'Wahhābīs and Anti-Wahhābīs: The Learned Discourse on Sufism in Contemporary South Asia.' In: Lassen, Søren Christian and van Skyhawk, Hugh (eds.), Sufi Traditions and New Departures. Recent Scholarship on Continuity and Change in South Asian Sufism. Islamabad: Taxila Institute of Asian Civilizations, pp. 82-110.
(2007) 'Wider die Schmach. Eine historisch-anthropologische Untersuchung von "Beleidigung" in einigen muslimischen Kontexten.' In: Conermann, S. and von Hees, S., (eds.), Islamwissenschaft als Kulturwissenschaft. I: Historische Anthropologie. Schenefeld: EB-Verlag, pp. 107-37.
(2006) 'Towards a Reform of the Indian Madrasa? An Introduction.' In: Hartung, Jan-Peter and Reifeld, H. (eds.), Islamic Education, Diversity, and National Identity. Dini Madaris in India Post 9/11. New Delhi et al: Sage, pp. 11-36.
(2006) 'The Nadwat al-ʿulamāʾ – A Chief Patron of madrasa Education in India and Turntable to the Arab World.' In: Hartung, Jan-Peter and Reifeld, Helmut (eds.), Islamic Education, Diversity, and National Identity. Dīnī Madāris in India Post 9/11. New Delhi: Sage, pp. 135-157.
(2006) 'Standardising Muslim Scholarship: The Nadwat al-ʿulamāʾ.' In: Saberwal, Satish and Hasan, Mushirul (eds.), Assertive Religious Identities: India and Europe. New Delhi: Manohar, pp. 121-144.
(2005) '"Überall ist Kerbala" - Ueberlegungen zu zwölfer-schiitischen Vorstellungen von sakralem Raum.' In: Damir-Geilsdorf, S. and Hartmann, A. and Hendrich, B. (eds.), Mental Maps - Raum - Erinnerung. Kulturwissenschaftliche Zugaenge zum Verhaeltnis von Raum und Erinnerung. Münster et al: LIT, pp. 259-82.
(2003) 'The Land, the Mosque, the Temple. 145 Years of Dispute over Ayodhya.' In: Bonney, R. (ed.), Ayodhya 1992-2003: The Assertion of Cultural and Religious Hegemony. Leicester: Centre for the History of Religious and Political Pluralism/ Institute for the Study of Indo-Pakistan Relations, pp. 22-46. (South Asian History Academic Papers )
(2002) '(Re-)Presenting the Other? Erkenntniskritische Überlegungen zum Orientalismus.' In: Hamann, Chr. and Siebert, C. (eds.), Räume der Hybridität. Postkoloniale Konzepte in Theorie und Literatur. Hildesheim et al.: Olms.

Articles in Refereed Journals
(2004) 'ʿUlamāʾ in Contemporary South Asia – Globalising the Local by Localizing the Global.' Oriente Moderno, 23 n.s. (1). pp. 83-101.
Hartung, Jan-Peter (2001) 'Affection and Aversion: Ambivalencies among Muslim Intellectual Élites in Contemporary South Asia.' South Asia Research, 21 (2). pp. 189-202.
Hartung, Jan-Peter (2000) 'Gottesstaat versus Kemalismus: Eine islamische Reaktion auf Mušarrafs Putsch in Pakistan.' Religion – Staat – Gesellschaft, 1 (1). pp. 75-94.
(1999) 'A Contribution of Islamic Revivalists to Modernity: The Ǧamāʿat-i islāmī as a Practical Approach for the Realization of an Islamic Concept of History.' Folia Orientalia, 35 . pp. 41-54.