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Lost Islamic History: Reclaiming Muslim Civilisation from the Past
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ean: 9781849046893, isbn: 1849046891,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
Islam has been one of the most powerful religious, social and political forces in history. Over the last 1400 years, from origins in Arabia, a succession of Muslim polities and later empires expanded to control territories and peoples that ultimately...
Democracy, Islam, and Secularism in Turkey (Religion, Culture, and Public Life)
By Columbia University Press
ean: 9780231159333, isbn: 0231159331,
While Turkey has grown as a world power, promoting the image of a progressive and stable nation, several choices in policy have strained its relationship with the East and the West. Providing historical, social, and religious context for this behavio...
Islam and the Orientalist World-system (Political Economy of the World-System Annuals)
By Brand: Paradigm Publishers
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ean: 9781594515194, isbn: 1594515190,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Featuring Immanuel Wallerstein, Joseph Massad, Marnia Lazreg, and other well-known and emerging new authors, this book seeks a more accurate understanding of Islam and Islamic societies' role and relations to global cultural and economic realities. T...
The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS
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ean: 9781682616598, isbn: 1682616592,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of Islam. It is taken for granted, even among many Washington policymakers, that Islam is a fundamentally peaceful religion and that Islamic jihad terrorism is something relativel...
The Dhimmi: Jews & Christians Under Islam
By Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr
ean: 9780838632628, isbn: 0838632629,
Indispensable to the Western observer for a full understanding of the complexities of the conflicts in the Middle East, this study analyzes and documents the historical, social, and spiritual realities of the dhimmi peoples -- the non-Arab and non-Mu...
Windows on the House of Islam: Muslim Sources on Spirituality and Religious Life
By University of California Press
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ean: 9780520210868, isbn: 9780520210868,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Over the centuries and across the globe, Muslim authors and artists have given moving testimony to their experience of being members of the Islamic community. Their many vantage points come together in this collection, one that represents major Islam...
Did Muhammad Exist?: An Inquiry Into Islam's Obscure Origins
By Intercollegiate Studies Institute
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ean: 9781610171335, isbn: 1610171330,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Everything you thought you knew about Islam is about to change This stunning book uncovers provocative evidence that forces us to ask: Did Muhammad, Islam’s founding prophet, even exist? It is a question that few have thought―or dared―to ...
Global Salafism: Islam's New Religious Movement
By Oxford University Press
ean: 9780199333431, isbn: 0199333432,
"Salafism" and "jihadi-Salafism" have become significant doctrinal trends in contemporary Islamic thought, yet the West has largely failed to offer a sophisticated and discerning definition of these movements. The contributors to Global Salafism care...
The Venture of Islam, Volume 2: The Expansion of Islam in the Middle Periods
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mpn: 514422, ean: 9780226346847, isbn: 0226346846,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
The Venture of Islam has been honored as a magisterial work of the mind since its publication in early 1975. In this three-volume study, illustrated with charts and maps, Hodgson traces and interprets the historical development of Islamic civilizatio...
Islam: An Introduction (Introductions to Religion)
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ean: 9781848850842, isbn: 1848850840,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Many existing introductions to Islam focus predominantly on the Middle East and on historical background at the expense of Islam as a lived faith. Assessing Islam as a truly global phenomenon, Catharina Raudvere engages thoroughly with history (expla...
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ean: 9781575000923, isbn: 157500092X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Covers the first one thousand years of Islamic history and culture, from the revelation of Muhammad to the Islamic empires....
God's Crucible: Islam and the Making of Europe, 570-1215
By W. W. Norton & Company
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ean: 9780393064728, isbn: 0393064727,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
"A furiously complex age; a powerful narrative."―New York Times Book Review, Editor's Choice Hailed by critics as an essential book, God's Crucible is a bold, new interpretation of Islamic Spain and the birth of Europe from one of our greatest hist...
Feminists, Islam, and Nation
By Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691026053, isbn: 069102605X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
The emergence and evolution of Egyptian feminism is an integral, but previously untold, part of the history of modern Egypt. Drawing upon a wide range of women's sources--memoirs, letters, essays, journalistic articles, fiction, treatises, and extens...
The Cultural Heritage of Arabs, Islam, and the Middle East
ean: 9780972957809, isbn: 0972957804,
This book provides first-hand, solid information about who Arabs are, how they interact within Arab society, their mores, customs, habits, cultural obligations, and taboos. This is a must-read for Americans in the post-September 11 era to understand ...
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