A collaborative bibliography of the critical literature on categories of religion and the secular in Islam.

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Ahmed, Shahab. (2016) What is Islam? : the importance of being Islamic (Princeton: Princeton University Press).

Al-Attas, Muhammad. (1978) Islam and secularism (Kuala Lumpur: Muslim Youth Movement of Malaysia).

Asad, Talal. (2003) Formations of the Secular: Christianity, Islam, Modernity (Stanford, California: Stanford University Press).

Asad, Talal. (1993) Genealogies of Religion: Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity and Islam (Baltimore, Maryland: John Hopkins University Press).

Cady, Linell Elizabeth, and Elizabeth Shakman Hurd. (2010) Comparative secularisms in a global age (New York; Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan).

Dressler, Markus. (2013) Writing religion : the making of Turkish Alevi Islam (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Dressler, Markus, Armando Salvatore, and Monika Wohlrab-Sahr. (2019) Islamic Secularities Past and Present (Leibniz: GESIS).

Haussig, Hans-Michael. (2004) A Religion's Self-Conception of "Religion": The Case of Judaism and Islam in John Bunzl (ed.) (Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida). pp. 19-27.

Hodgson, Marshall G. S. (1974) The venture of Islam : conscience and history in a world civilization (Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press).

Hurd, Elizabeth Shakman. (2015) Beyond religious freedom : the new global politics of religion (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press).

Hurd, Elizabeth Shakman. (2008) The politics of secularism in international relations (Princeton, N.J.; Oxford: Princeton University Press).

Kateman, Ammeke. (2019) Muhammad 'Abduh and his interlocutors: conceptualizing religion in a globalizing world (Leiden ; Boston: Brill).

Mahmood, Saba. (2016) Religious difference in a secular age : a minority report (Princeton: Princeton University Press).

Masuzawa, Tomoko. (2005) The Invention of World Religions: Or, How European Universalism Was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism (Chicago: University of Chicago Press).

Moustafa, Tamir. (2018) Constituting religion : Islam, liberal rights, and the Malaysian state (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Nongbri, Brent. (2013) Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept (New Haven: Yale University Press).

Parvez. (1968) Islam : a challenge to religion (Lahore: Idara-e-Tulu-e-Islam).

Saade, Bashir, (2019) 'Ḥasan Naṣrallāh's ʿĀshūrāʾ Speeches: The Thin Line between Ethics and Identity', in Die Welt des Islams, 59, pp. 384-410.

Sayyid, S. (2014) Recalling the Caliphate : decolonisation and world order (London, England: Hurst & Company).

Sayyid, S. (2003) A fundamental fear : Eurocentrism and the emergence of Islamism (London: Zed).

Smith, Jonathan Z. (1998) Religion, Religions, Religious in Mark C. Taylor (ed.) (Chicago: University of Chicago Press). pp. 269-284.

Smith, Wilfred Cantwell. (1981) On understanding Islam : selected studies (The Hague; New York: Mouton).

Smith, Wilfred Cantwell. (1964) The Meaning and End of Religion: A New Approach to the Religious Traditions of Mankind (New York: Mentor Books).

Tayob, Abdulkader. (2009) Religion in Modern Islamic Discourse (London: Hurst & Co).

Tayob, Abdulkader Ismail. (2007) Religion in modern Islamic thought and practice in Timothy Fitzgerald (ed.) (London: Equinox). pp. 177-192.