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  • Rebranding Islamby James Hoesterey

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 21.95

    Kyai Haji Abdullah Gymnastiar, known affectionately by Indonesians as "Aa Gym" (elder brother Gym), rose to fame via nationally televised sermons, best-selling books, and corporate training seminars. In Rebranding Islam James B. Hoesterey draws on two years' study of this charismatic leader and his message of Sufi ideas blended with Western pop... more...

  • The Image of the Prophet between Ideal and Ideologyby Christiane J. Gruber; Avinoam Shalem

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 134.73

    Disziplinäre Grenzen überschreitend zielt der Band darauf ab, die Visualisierung Mohammeds in der westlichen Welt vis-à-vis mit dessen Darstellung im Islam zu untersuchen. Dabei wird das Material weder geographischen oder sprachlichen Sphären zugeordnet noch werden Textquellen isoliert von bildlichen Darstellungen betrachtet. Die Beiträge... more...

  • Cross-cultural Dialogue on the Virtuesby Trudy D Conway

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 48.29

    This book explores the development of the influential worldwide Hizmet movement inspired by the Turkish scholar Fethullah Gülen, known for his moderate Islamic emphasis on peaceful relations among diverse people. It provides a detailed study of Gülen?s account of the virtues and argues that they provide the key to understanding this thinker and the... more...

  • Muhammad Abduhby Mark Sedgwick

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 39.99

    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...

  • Hasan al-Bannaby Gudrun Kraemer

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 39.99

    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...

  • The Expeditionsby Mamar Ibn Rashid; Sean W. Anthony; M.A.S. Abdel Haleem

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 40.00

    The Expeditions is one of theoldest biographies of the Prophet Muhammad to survive into the modern era. Itsprimary author, Ma?mar ibn Rashid (714-770 AD/96-153 AH), was a prominentscholar from Basra in southern Iraq who was revered for his learning inprophetic traditions, Islamic law, and the interpretation of the Qur?an. Thisfascinating foundational... more...

  • Abdullah Ansari of Herat (1006-1089 Ce)by A. G. Ravan Farhadi

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 56.95

    Consisting of a bibliographical account of this early Sufi master's childhood, youth, and years as a teacher and spiritual leader, as well as of translations of a selection from his books and treatises, this work traces the life and teachings of Abdullah Ansari - from poverty and destitution as a boy, by way of furious arguments with scholars advocating... more...

  • A History of Jewish-Muslim Relationsby Abdelwahab Meddeb; Benjamin Stora

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 75.00 US$ 60.00

    This is the first encyclopedic guide to the history of relations between Jews and Muslims around the world from the birth of Islam to today. Richly illustrated and beautifully produced, the book features more than 150 authoritative and accessible articles by an international team of leading experts in history, politics, literature, anthropology, and... more...

  • Grenzen der Toleranzby Detlef Pollack; Olaf Müller; Gergely Rosta; Nils Friedrichs; Alexander Yendell

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 44.99

    Wie begegnen die Menschen in Europa ?fremden? Religionen und religiösen Gruppen in kognitiver, evaluativer und emotionaler Hinsicht? Unter welchen Bedingungen werden religiöser Pluralismus insgesamt, aber auch ganz konkrete Religionsgemeinschaften und religiöse Gruppen akzeptiert bzw. abgelehnt? Welche individuellen und kontextuellen Faktoren beeinflussen... more...

  • Pioneers of Islamic Scholarshipby Adil Salahi

    Kube Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 7.99

    Features nine Islamic scholars including Abu Hanifah, Malik ibn Anas, al-Shafi, Ibn Hanbal and Ibn Taymiyyah. more...