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- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 12.99
On the morning of September 11, 2001, the entire world was introduced to Al Qaeda and its enigmatic leader, Osama bin Laden. But the organization that changed the face of terrorism forever and unleashed a whirlwind of counterterrorism activity and two major wars had been on the scene long before that eventful morning. In Al Qaeda, the Islamic State,... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 29.95
Today, two-thirds of all Arab Muslims are under the age of thirty. Young Islam takes readers inside the evolving competition for their support?a competition not simply between Islamism and the secular world, but between different and often conflicting visions of Islam itself. Drawing on extensive ethnographic research among rank-and-file activists... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 27.95
The events of September 11 and the subsequent war on terrorism have provoked widespread discussion about the possibility of democracy in the Islamic world. Such topics as the meaning of jihad, the role of clerics as authoritative interpreters, and the place of human rights and toleration in Islam have become subjects of urgent public debate around... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 154.00
This volume represents the first in-depth, analytical and systematic study of the core components and theological rationale of Theodore Abu Qurrah's apologetic discourses in conversation with Islam, with specific attention to his writings on the Trinity and Christology. It explores the question of whether, in conveying orthodoxy in Arabic... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 54.99
At the present time, when so-called Islamic radicalism, terrorism and Jihadism occupy major media space, with Islam often depicted as the main culprit, the book attempts a tour de force. It proposes that Islam is as much victim as culprit in the history that has led to the current hostility. This is because the common claims of both mainstream and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy aspires to clarify the tensions and congruences between the revelational and the rational, the text and the context, the limits and the horizons of contextualization in Islam, as these emanate from the Islamic interpretative tradition. This book examines classical and modern Muslim interpretations with... more...
- Duncker & Humblot 2014; US$ 31.76
Die veröffentlichte Wahrnehmung des Islams wird von Tabus beherrscht, die eine freimütige, intellektuell redliche Beschäftigung mit den Eigenheiten dieser Religion und mit den Machtansprüchen vieler ihrer Funktionsträger behindern, wenn nicht gar verhindern. Dieser Umstand ermöglicht das Heranwachsen einer Parallelgesellschaft, durch die das freiheitliche,... more...