Other publications

Book chapters

Introduction - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 2: Evolving Debates in the West, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

Introduction - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

al-Azhar University: A Crisis of Authority - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

Saudi Salafism Amid Rapid Social Change - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

The Deobandi Network: Steadfast in taqlīd - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

Diyanet: Taking Center Stage - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018)

Turkish Islamic Debates: Diyanet, Hayrettin Karaman, and Recep Şentürk - in M. Bano (ed) Modern Islamic Authority and Social Change, Volume 1: Evolving Debates in Muslim Majority Countries, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2018) (co-authored with Emre Caliskan)

Introduction - In M. Bano and K. Sakurai (eds) Shaping Global Islamic Discourses: The Role of Al-Azhar, Al-Medina and Al-Mustafa (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015)

Protector of the ‘al-Wasatiyya’ Islam: Cairo’s al-Azhar University - In M. Bano and K. Sakurai (eds) Shaping Global Islamic Discourses: The Role of Al-Azhar, Al-Medina and Al-Mustafa (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015)

Female leadership in mosques: an evolving narrative - In M. Bano and H. Kalmbach (eds) Women, Leadership and Mosques: Changes in Contemporary Islamic Authority (Leiden: Brill, 2012), pp. 507-534

Pakistan’s security predicament: religion, economics or geopolitics? - In V. Mauer and M. D. Cavelty (eds) Routledge Handbook of Security Studies (London: Routledge, 2009), pp. 289-298

Articles

'Family versus School Effect on Individual Religiosity: Evidence from Pakistan'International Journal of Educational Development 59 (2018): 35-42 (with E Ferra)

'Partnerships and the good-governance agenda: improving service delivery through state-NGO collaborations'VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Non-profit Organizations (2018)

'Skills Development and International Development Agenda Setting: Lessons from an Intervention in Northern Nigeria'The European Journal of Development Research (2017) 

'Regulating religious authority for political gains: al-Sisi's manipulation of al-Azhar in Egypt'Third World Quarterly (2017) (with H Benadi) 

'Contracting out of Basic Health Facilities in Pakistan: Are the Lessons Generalizable?'Development Policy Review (2017) 

'Buying Consent: The Achilles' Heel of Aid-Induced Community Participation', Journal of South Asian Development 12.3 (2017):  213-35 

'At the Tipping Point?: al-Azhar’s Growing Crisis of Moral Authority', International Journal of Middle East Studies (forthcoming) (2017)

Madrasa reforms and Islamic modernism in Bangladesh - Modern Asian Studies 48.4 (2014): 911-939

Welfare work and politics of Jamaat-i-Islami in Pakistan and Bangladesh - Economic and Political Weekly 47.1 (2012): 86-93

Negotiating collaboration in Pakistan: expertise, networks and community embeddedness - Public Administration and Development 31.4 (2011): 262-272

Co-producing with FBOs: lessons from state-madrasa engagement in the Middle East and South Asia - Third World Quarterly 32.7 (2011): 1273-1289

Madrasas as partners in education provision: the South Asian experience - Development in Practice 20.4-5 (2010): 554-566

Empowering women: more than one way? - Hagar: Special Issue on Critical Perspectives on Gender and Development 9.1 (2009): 5-23

Dangerous correlations: aids impact on NGOs performance and ability to mobilize in Pakistan - World Development 36.11 (2008): 2297-2313

Contested claims: public perceptions and the decision to join NGOs in Pakistan - Journal of South Asian Development 3.1 (2008): 87-108

Non-profit education providers vis-à-vis the private sector: comparative analysis of non-governmental organizations and traditional voluntary organizations in Pakistan - Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education 38.4 (2008): 471-482

Beyond politics: the reality of a Deobandi madrasa in Pakistan - Journal of Islamic Studies 18.1 (2007): 43-68

Working papers

Co-production: do faith-based organisations offer a potential? - Non Governmental Public Action (NGPA) Research Programme Working Paper 41 (2009)

Engaged yet disengaged: Islamic schools and the state in Kano, Nigeria - Religions and Development (RaD) Research Programme Working Paper 29 (2009)

Marker of identity: religious parties and welfare work – the case of Jamaat-i-Islami in Pakistan and Bangladesh - Religions and Development (RaD) Research Programme Working Paper 34 (2009)

Allowing for diversity: state-madrasa relations in Bangladesh - Religions and Development (RaD) Research Programme Working Paper 13 (2008)

Contesting ideologies and struggle for authority: state-madrasa engagement in Pakistan - Religions and Development (RaD) Research Programme Working Paper 14 (2007)