Azan on the Moon: Entangling Modernity along Tajikistan’s Pamir Highway
Publisher : University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication Date : Apr / 2017
Author/Speaker: Till MOSTOWLANSKY

ISBN: 9780822964438

Azan on the Moon is an in-depth anthropological study of people’s lives along the Pamir Highway in eastern Tajikistan. Based on extensive fieldwork and through an analysis of construction, mobility, technology, media, development, Islam, and the state along the Pamir Highway, Mostowlansky shows how conceptualizations of modernity are both challenged and reinforced in contemporary Tajikistan.

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