Handbook of Islamic Marketing
- Lyn S. Amine, Saint Louis University, US
'This ambitious and timely collection will be enormously valuable to readers in the practice and study of the growing field of Muslim marketing and branding. Essays range expertly across key sectors (notably finance, food, and fashion) and territories (of Muslim majority and minority population). Contributors elaborate the diversity of Muslim experiences, beliefs, and practices that must be taken into account by marketing professionals seeking to exploit this newly recognized market. Academic authors provide helpful postscripts for marketers, making clear the links between their nuanced historicized understanding of contemporary transnational, global, and local forms of Muslim identity and practice. This book provides an essential guide to those who study and those who participate in Muslim branding and marketing.'
- Reina Lewis, London College of Fashion, UK
The Handbook of Islamic Marketing provides state-of-the-art scholarship on the intersection of Islam, consumption and marketing and lays out an agenda for future research.
The topics covered by eminent contributors from around the world range from fashion and food consumption practices of Muslims to retailing, digital marketing, advertising, corporate social responsibility and nation branding in the context of Muslim marketplaces. The essays offer new insights into the relationship between morality, consumption and marketing practices and discuss the implications of politics and globalization for Islamic markets.
This comprehensive Handbook provides an essential introduction to the newly emerging field of Islamic marketing. It is invaluable for researchers and students in international marketing who are interested in the intersection of Islam and marketing as well as those from anthropology and sociology studying Muslim consumers and businesses. The book also supplies vital knowledge for Muslim and non-Muslim business leaders generating commerce in Islamic communities.
Contributors: B. Agirdir, R. Al-Abdulrazak, A.J. Ali, S.F.S. Alwi, Y. Aslanbay, A. Balasescu, R. Belk, J.D. Chandler, D. Chong, M.H. Cone, M. El-Fatatry, M.F. ElSahn, A.M. Everett, M.F. Farah, G. Ger, G. Ghariani, K. Gillespie, F. Haq, S.H. Hassan, Ö. Hesapç Sanaktekin, H. Hino, E.C. Hirschman, T. Khan, M. Kurdy, C.H. Lee, S. Lee, V. Lehdonvirta, T.C. Melewar, N. Muhamad, R. Muhamad, S. Prokopec, G. Rice, Ö. Sand kc , F. Smaoui, R. Sobh, P. Temporal, S. Tepe, C. Thibos, M. Touzani, H.Y. Wong, O.M. Yacout, K.B. Yap, R.N.R. Yusof