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  • Islamismusby Tilman Seidensticker

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 8.63

    Spätestens seit der Iranischen Revolution von 1979 und erst recht seit dem 11. September 2001 hält der Islamismus die Welt in Atem. Tilman Seidensticker erklärt, was Muslimbrüder, Salafisten, Wahhabiten und andere Strömungen voneinander unterscheidet, auf welche Vordenker sie sich berufen und mit welchen Mitteln sie operieren, um das Ziel einer islamischen... more...

  • Muhammad Abduhby Mark Sedgwick

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 40.00

    Muhammad Abduh (1849-1905) is widely regarded as the founder of Islamic modernism. Egyptian jurist, religious scholar and political activist, he sought to synthesise Western and Islamic cultural values. Arguing that Islam is essentially rational and fluid, Abduh maintained that it had been stifled by the rigid structures implemented in the generations... more...

  • Mohammedby Tilman Nagel

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2008; US$ 280.00

    Von Legenden überwuchert, durch Sprachregelungen entstellt, von Denkverboten verdunkelt, so zeigt sich dem Wissbegierigen das Bild Mohammeds. Ist er überhaupt eine historische Gestalt? Er ist es! So lautet das Ergebnis langjähriger Forschungsarbeit, die nicht nur die muslimischen Standardquellen einer kritischen Prüfung unterzogen hat, sondern auch... more...

  • Political Islam in Southeast Asiaby Angel Rabasa

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 36.95

    Provides an overview of the evolution of political Islam in South-east Asia.  Analyses the sources of relgious radicalism and assesses the regional terrorist and radical networks. Describes how secular democratic institutions can be strengthened, and how moderate and tolerant tendencies can be promoted. more...

  • Hasan al-Bannaby Gudrun Kraemer

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 40.00

    Hasan al-Banna (1906 – 1949) was an Egyptian political reformer, best known for establishing the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist organisation which today has millions of members and spans the Arab world. Through his ardent struggle to revitalise Islamic values amid increasing Westernisation, al-Banna promoted Islamic charity and personal piety throughout... more...

  • Ahmad ibn Hanbalby Christopher Melchert

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 40.00

    Christopher Melchert examines the forefather of the fourth of the four principal Sunni schools of jurisprudence, the Hanbali. Upholding the view that the Qur'an was uncreated and the direct word of God, Ahmad ibn Hanbal (780-855) thought that the holy text should be read literally, rejecting any possibility for metaphorical or revisionist interpretation.... more...

  • Ashraf `Ali Thanawiby Muhammad Qasim Zaman

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 40.00

    Ashraf Ali Thanawi (1863-1943) was one of the most prominent religious scholars in Islamic history. Author of over a thousand books on different aspects of Islam, his work sought to defend the Islamic scholarly tradition and to articulate its authority in an age of momentous religious and political change. In this authoritative biography, Muhammad... more...

  • A Concise Encyclopedia of Islamby Gordon Newby

    Oneworld Publications 2013; US$ 17.95

    This concise reference guide is designed specifically for readers and students who wish to learn more about the world's fastest-growing religion. Fully illustrated, the encyclopedia contains hundreds of alphabetically arranged entries which give succinct yet authoritative information on everything from the Qur'an and its origins to the role of Islam... more...

  • Das Reich des Mahdiby Erhard Oeser

    Primus Verlag 2013; US$ 21.37

    1885 erschütterte die westliche Welt die Nachricht vom Fall der Stadt Khartum und der brutalen Ermordung des britischen Generals Charles Gordon. Die Anhänger des Mahdi Mohammed Ahmed errichteten den ersten islamischen Gottesstaat und schotteten den Sudan über 12 Jahre gänzlich von der Umwelt ab. Erst der Rachefeldzug Lord Kitcheners machte dieser historischen... more...

  • Islam für Anfängerby Malek Chebel; Alexandra Linder

    Primus Verlag 2013; US$ 21.37

    Der manchmal etwas unbeholfene Umgang vieler nichtmuslimischer Europäer mit dem Islam rührt nicht zuletzt von Unwissenheit her. Wer ist der Prophet Mohammed? Was ist die Scharia? Was unterscheidet Schiiten und Sunniten? Wie ist die Stellung der Frau im Islam heute? Diese und viele weitere Fragen beantwortet Malek Chebel aus der Perspektive eines "Insiders".... more...