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  • Islam's Predicament with Modernityby Bassam Tibi

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 49.95

    Islam's Predicament with Modernity presents an in-depth cultural and political analysis of the issue of political Islam as a potential source of tensions and conflict, and how this might be peacefully resolved. Looking at the issue of modernity from an Islamic point of view, the author examines the role of culture and religion in Muslim society... more...

  • Studying Islam in Practiceby Gabriele Marranci

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This book presents Islam as a lived religion through observation and discussion of how Muslims from a variety of countries, traditions and views practice their religion. It conveys the experiences of researchers from different disciplinary backgrounds and demonstrates the dynamic and heterogeneous world of Islam. The fascinating case studies range... more...

  • Muslim Institutionsby Maurice Gaudefroy-Demombynes

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 205.00

    Originally published in 1967, this Companion is designed to help readers of the Qur?an by giving them necessary background information. An account is given of ideas peculiar to the Qur?an, and the main variant interpretations are noted. A full index of Qur?anic proper names and an index of words commented on has been provided. Based on A J Arberry?s... more...

  • A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-Faith Worldby Matthew L.N. Wilkinson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00

    A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-Faith World provides a comprehensively theorised and practical approach to thinking systematically and deeply about Islam and Muslims in a multi-faith world. It makes the case for a contemporary educational philosophy to help young Muslims surmount the challenges of post-modernity and to transcend the hiatuses and... more...

  • Islam in the Modern Worldby Jeffrey T. Kenney; Ebrahim Moosa

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This comprehensive introduction explores the landscape of contemporary Islam. Written by a distinguished team of scholars, it: provides broad overviews of the developments, events, people and movements that have defined Islam in the three majority-Muslim regions traces the connections between traditional Islamic institutions and concerns, and... more...

  • Controversies in Contemporary Islamby Oliver Leaman

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 33.95

    This book helps to deepen our understanding of the varieties of contemporary Islam and the issues that are of most concern to Muslims today. Oliver Leaman explores some of the controversies and debates that exist within Islam and between Islam and other religions. He considers how the religion can be defined by looking at the contrast between competing... more...

  • Muslimsby Andrew Rippin

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 51.95

    Andrew Rippin?s Muslims is essential reading for students and scholars alike. This new edition has been comprehensively updated and for the first time features a companion website with extensive links to additional reading and resources to help deepen students? understanding of the subject. Muslims offers a survey of Islamic history and thought... more...

  • Islam Under Siegeby Akbar S. Ahmed

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    In this groundbreaking book, Akbar Ahmed, one of the world's leading authorities on Islam, who has worked in the Muslim world but lives in the West, explains what is going wrong in his society by referring to Islamic history and beliefs. Employing theological and anthropological perspectives, he attempts to answer the questions that people in the West... more...

  • A New Introduction to Islamby Daniel W. Brown

    Wiley 2011; US$ 49.95

    The second edition of this student-friendly textbook explores the origins, major features and lasting influence of the Islamic tradition. Traces the development of Muslim beliefs and practices against the background of social and cultural contexts extending from North Africa to South and Southeast Asia Fully revised for the second edition,... more...

  • Islam, Globalization and Postmodernityby Akbar S. Ahmed; Hastings Donnan

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 68.95

    This book examines the cultural responses of Muslims to the transformations, contradictions and challenges confronting contemporary Islam as it moves towards the twenty-first century. The diffusion of populations, the globalization of culture and the forces of postmodernity have shaken the world like never before. These developments have generated... more...