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Islam

  • The Myth of the Andalusian Paradiseby Darío Fernández-Morera

    Intercollegiate Studies Institute 2016; US$ 14.99

    Scholars, journalists, and politicians uphold Muslim-ruled medieval Spain??al-Andalus??as a multicultural paradise, a place where Muslims, Christians, and Jews lived in harmony.   There is only one problem with this widely accepted account: it is a myth .   In this groundbreaking book, Northwestern University scholar Darío Fernández-Morera tells... more...

  • Ibn al-'Arab? and Islamic Intellectual Cultureby Caner K Dagli

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Ibn al-'Arab? (d. 1240) was one of the towering figures of Islamic intellectual history, and among Sufis still bears the title of al-shaykh al-akbar , or "the greatest master." Ibn al-'Arab? and Islamic Intellectual Culture traces the history of the concept of "oneness of being" ( wahdat al-wuj?d ) in the school of Ibn al- 'Arab?, in order to... more...

  • Imam Samudra's Revengeby Angus McIntyre

    Melbourne University Publishing 2016; Not Available

    On the evening of 12 October 2002 two suicide bombers detonated bombs inside Paddy's Pub and in front of the Sari Club in Kuta, one of Bali's main tourist districts. Two hundred and two people were killed including eighty-eight Australians and thirty-eight Indonesians. The 'field coordinator' of this terrorist operation was the Bantenese Abdul... more...

  • Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianityby Saeed Zarrabi-Zadeh

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Practical Mysticism in Islam and Christianity offers a comparative study of the works of the Sufi-poet Jalal al-Din Rumi (1207-1273) and the practical teachings of the German Dominican, Meister Eckhart (c1260-1327/8). Rumi has remained an influential figure in Islamic mystical discourse since the thirteenth century, while also extending his impact... more...

  • The Silent Qur'an and the Speaking Qur'anby Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi; Eric Ormsby

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 64.99

    Two major events occurred in the early centuries of Islam that determined its historical and spiritual development in the centuries that followed: the formation of the sacred scriptures, namely the Qur?an and the Hadith, and the chronic violence that surrounded the succession of the Prophet, manifesting in repression, revolution, massacre, and civil... more...

  • Muslims in Western Europeby Jonas Otterbeck; Jørgen S. Nielsen

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2015; Not Available

    A useful introduction to the social, political, cultural and religious position of Muslims living in contemporary Europe. It describes the history of early European Muslims and outlines the causes and courses of twentieth-century Muslim immigration. Explaining how Muslim communities have developed in individual countries, the book examines their origins,... more...

  • Islam and Colonialismby Muhamad Ali

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2015; Not Available

    It is commonly held that European colonization and the efforts to modernize Muslim lands challenged Islam and undermined local custom, and that Islamization was generally opposed to European ideas and technologies and rejected local beliefs and practices. While colonial historiographies tend to focus on the influence of European actors, Muslim nationalist... more...

  • A Muslim Response to Evilby Dr Tubanur Yesilhark Ozkan; Dr Carool Kersten

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95

    While Christian approaches to the problem of evil have been much discussed, the issue of theodicy in Islam is relatively neglected. A Muslim Response to Evil explores new insights and viewpoints and discusses possible solutions to theodicy and the problem of evil through the early philosophy and theology of Isl?m as well as through a semantic analysis... more...

  • Angels in Islamby Stephen Burge

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Angels are a basic tenet of belief in Islam, appearing in various types and genres of text, from eschatology to law and theology to devotional material. This book presents the first comprehensive study of angels in Islam, through an analysis of a collection of traditions ( had?th ) compiled by the 15th century polymath Jal?l al-D?n al-Suy?t? (d. 911/1505).... more...

  • Conversations on Fethullah Gülen and the Hizmet Movementby Peter Barnes; Gregory Baum; Brice Balmer; Peter Barnes; Gregory Baum; Whitney S. Bodman; Marla Bryant; M. Darrol Bryant; Dimitri Kitsikis; James Puglisi; Edward L. Shirley; Angela Sumegi; Yetkin Yildirim

    Lexington Books 2015; US$ 74.99

    The world needs vision to anticipate its potential for positive change, and that is what this book represents. While many equate faith positions with conflict, this book presents a more positive position?based in the philosophy of Fethullah Gülen?that emphasizes the potential for collaboration of faiths while acknowledging their diversity. more...