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Faisal Devji
Reader in Modern South Asian History, History Faculty, University of Oxford

Faisal Devji is a reader in modern South Asian history and a fellow of St Antony’s College at the University of Oxford, where he is also the director of the Asian Studies Centre. His latest book is Muslim Zion: Pakistan as a Political Idea (2013).

Written by Faisal Devji

Essay/
Politics and government
Age of sincerity

In politics, as in militant religion, the performance of sincerity is everything, no matter whether right or wrong

Faisal Devji

Essay/
Religion
Against Muslim unity

Even the pilgrimage to Mecca exposes the myth of a united Islam and the formative power of the wider world

Faisal Devji