Fields of interest
- South and Southeast Asian Islam
- The Indian Ocean cultural maritime world
- The history of ideas in Islamic world in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
My doctoral thesis focuses on historical developments of ulama-networks in the interregional cultural interactions through the Indian Ocean world. It specializes on a region named Ponnani in south-western India and its interconnections with the Middle Eastern and Southeast Asian Islamic landscapes during 1550 and 1650 CE.
Mahmood Kooria (1988) received his M.A. and M.Phil. in History from the Centre for Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
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