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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,

 - Violence and Islam: Conversations with Houria Abdelouahed, ebook

Violence and Islam: Conversations with Houria Abdelouahed


In these conversations with the psychoanalyst Houria Abdelouahed, Adonis brings into sharp relief the latest wave of violence and war to engulf Arabic countries, tracing the cause of ongoing tensions back to the beginnings of Islam itself. Since the death of the prophet

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: