David Cook

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David Cook
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OccupationProfessor and Author

David Cook is the author of numerous books in religious studies.

Education[edit | edit source]

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2002
  • M.A., University of Chicago, 1998
  • B.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1994

Activity[edit | edit source]

  • Professor of religion at Rice University specializing in Islam
  • Co-editor for Edinburgh University Press’ series on Islamic Apocalyptic and Eschatology
  • Sponsoring researches  on Boko Haram’s ideology, working with Ph.D. student and Post-Graduate Fellow at Rice University

Books[edit | edit source]

Books he edited[edit | edit source]

  • Nigerian Preachers to West African Islamic State: A Boko Haram Reader (edited, with Abdulbasit Kassem and Michael Nwankpa, London: Hurst Press, forthcoming 2017)
  • Jihad and Martyrdom in Islam. London: Routledge Reprints, 2009 (4 vols)

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