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- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 26.71
Der dschihadistische Terrorismus ist seit dem 11. September 2011 ins Bewusstsein der Öffentlichkeit gerückt. Eines der wichtigsten Mittel zur Propaganda, Diskussion und Rekrutierung sind verschiedene Internetpräsenzen. Das Funktionieren dieser Internetmedien wird in den Beiträgen des Bandes detailliert untersucht. Dazu kommen Beiträge, die die religiösen... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00
These 24 studies on specific symbols, images and icons from the Muslim tradition are authored by scholars from around the world. Divided into four sections, the Divine, the Spiritual, the Physical, and the Societal, the work examines theological issues, such as divine unity, creation, wrath, and justice; spiritual subjects, such as the straight path,... more...
- Traugott Bautz 2007; US$ 16.09
,Was will der Islam?, "Was sagt der Koran zum Terror der Islamisten?" ,Was haben wir von den Muslimen in Zukunft zu erwarten?' Diese Fragen werden im Westen mit zunehmender Dringlichkeit gestellt. Die Verkünder des "Kampfes der Kulturen" behaupten, der westliche Mensch sei in einen unausweichlichen Konflikt mit der Islamischen Kultur verwickelt. Doch... more...
- University of California Press 2015; US$ 29.95
First published in 2005, Understanding Jihad unravels the tangled historical, intellectual, and political meanings of jihad within the context of Islamic life. In this revised and expanded second edition, author David Cook has included new material in light of pivotal developments such as the extraordinary events of the Arab Spring, the death of... more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 35.00
the third publication in the series of Julius Wellhausen Lectures treats jihad primarily as a historical phenomenon. Josef van Ess explains the current development not only on the basis of the Koran and the tradition of prophets but also as result of century-long deliberations on how to interpret the term jihad in an adequate manner. Since... more...
- WND Books 2011; US$ 15.95
Best-selling author Hal Lindsey explains how, on September 11, an ancient fight-to-the-death conflict exploded on the shores of the U.S. Though most Americans didn't realize it, we were already involved in this struggle. A struggle driven by a hatred that goes back over 4000 years. Islamic fundamentalism's purpose is to replace the Judeo-Christian... more...
- Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 19.99
Since the Islamic resurgence began to make news, the Islamic idea of holy war, or "jihad", has been the subject of tremendous media attention - much of it sensationalistic. This study attempts to discover where and when the idea of jihad originated, and to trace its early development. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 149.95
In 1105, six years after the first crusaders from Europe conquered Jerusalem, a Damascene Muslim jurisprudent named ?Ali ibn Tahir al-Sulami (d. 1106) publicly dictated an extended call to the military jihad (holy war) against the European invaders. Entitled Kitab al-Jihad (The Book of the Jihad), al-Sulami?s work both summoned his Muslim brethren... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00
Russia's North Caucasus mujahedin of the self-declared Caucasus Emirate and the history thereof is part and parcel of the global jihadi revolutionary movement which includes but is no longer led by Al Qaeda. This book corrects the inadequate previous treatments of the violence in the Caucasus, almost all of which explain what ought to be called... more...