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Sonn, Tamara - Islam: A Brief History, ebook

Islam: A Brief History

Sonn, Tamara


An expanded new edition of this concise, illuminating introduction to Islam, written by one of the field’s leading scholarsSpans Islamic history from the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islamic ideals, through Islam’s

Sonn, Tamara - Islam: A Brief History, ebook

Islam: A Brief History

Sonn, Tamara


Reflecting recent developments and expanding its coverage of key issues, A Brief History of Islam, second edition is a concise and absorbing account of Islamic history and of Islam’s role in today’s global society.

An expanded

Saikal, Amin - Islam and the West, ebook

Islam and the West

Saikal, Amin


Islam and the West Conflict or Cooperation? A broad-ranging assessment of relations between the Muslim and Western worlds in the contemporary era set in the context of the way these have evolved historically. Arguing that the relations have been marked by long periods of peaceful coexistence,

Salvatore, Armando - The Sociology of Islam: Knowledge, Power and Civility, ebook

The Sociology of Islam: Knowledge, Power and Civility

Salvatore, Armando


The Sociology of Islam provides an accessible introduction to this emerging field of inquiry, teaching and debate. The study is located at the crucial intersection between a variety of disciplines in the social sciences and the humanities. It discusses the long-term dynamics of Islam

Dannin, Robert - Black Pilgrimage to Islam, ebook

Black Pilgrimage to Islam

Dannin, Robert


He discovers that the well-known and cult-like Nation of Islam represents only a small part of the picture. Many more African-Americans are drawn to Islamic orthodoxy, with its strict adherence to the Qur'an. Dannin takes us to the First Cleveland Mosque, the oldest

Lovat, Terence - The History of Islam, ebook

The History of Islam

Lovat, Terence


The History as Islam’s Inspirational Religious Narrative
Terence Lovat, Amir Moghadam
4. Understanding The History Through Updated Narrative Analysis
Terence Lovat, Amir Moghadam
5. The History’s Early Influence on Islam
Terence Lovat,

Abdalla, Mohamad - Leadership in Islam, ebook

Leadership in Islam

Abdalla, Mohamad


Leadership in Islam Based on Primary Sources
Nezar Faris, Mohamad Abdalla
3. Overview of the Australian Muslim Context
Nezar Faris, Mohamad Abdalla
4. Australian Muslims’ Perceptions of Leadership
Nezar Faris, Mohamad Abdalla
5. Leadership:

Ramadan, Tariq - Western Muslims and the Future of Islam, ebook

Western Muslims and the Future of Islam

Ramadan, Tariq


In a Western world suddenly acutely interested in Islam, one question has been repeatedly heard above the din: where are the Muslim reformers? With this ambitious volume, Tariq Ramadan firmly establishes himself as one of Europe's leading thinkers and one of Islam's most innovative and

Firestone, Reuven - Jihad : The Origin of Holy War in Islam, ebook

Jihad : The Origin of Holy War in Islam

Firestone, Reuven


While there exists no evidence to date that the indigenous inhabitants of Arabia knew of holy war prior to Islam, holy war ideas and behaviors appear already among Muslims during the first generation. This book focuses on why and how such a seemingly radical development took place. Basing