Lawrence, Bruce B.
LAWRENCE, Bruce B.
LAWRENCE, Bruce B. American. Genres: Theology/Religion. Career: Religious historian. Duke University, professor (Islamic studies). Publications: RELIGIOUS HISTORY: Shahrastani on the Indian Religions, 1976; An Overview of Sufi Literature in the Sultanate Period, 1206-1526 A.D., 1979; Defenders of God: The Fundamentalist Revolt against the Modern Age, 1989; (trans. and annotator) Nizam ad-din Awliya: Morals for the Heart: Conversations of Shaykh Nizam ad-din Awliya Recorded by Amir Hasan Sijzi, 1992; Shattering the Myth: Islam beyond Violence, 1998. OTHER: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Religions Online, 2000; New Faiths, Old Icons: Muslims and Other Asian Immigrants in American Religious Life, 2002. EDITOR: Ibn Khaldun and Islamic Ideology, 1984; (with D. Gilmartin) Beyond Turk and Hindu: Rethinking Religions Ideologies in Islamicate South Asia, 2000. Address: Department of Religion, Duke University, Box 90964, Durham, NC 27708, U.S.A.