Works in defense of Islam. Islamic apologetics

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Becoming Muslim

Western Women's Conversions to Islam


While Islam has become a controversial topic in the West, a growing number of Westerners find...

UPF (2001)

In this first comparative treatment of charity and charitable institutions in Islam and Muslim...

Islamic Da`wah in the West

Muslim Missionary Activity and the Dynamics of Conversion to Islam


This book explains the concept of Islamic "da'wah", or missionary activity, as it has developed in...

Being German, Becoming Muslim

Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe


Every year more and more Europeans, including Germans, are embracing Islam. It is estimated that...

Contested Conversions to Islam

Narratives of Religious Change in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire


This book explores the role of conversion to Islam in the emergence of the Ottoman Empire, its...

New Muslims in the European context

The experience of Scandinavian converts

BRILL (2004)

This volume deals with Scandinavian converts to Islam, discussing the process of conversion as well...

Der Anfang vom Ende der Ottonen

Konstitutionsbedingungen historiographischer Nachrichten in der Chronik Thietmars von Merseburg

De Gruyter (2009)

Die Millennium-Studien wollen Grenzen überschreiten, Grenzen zwischen den Epochen und regionalen...

De Gruyter (2009)

Die Bedeutung von Stiftungen für die islamisch geprägten Gesellschaften der Vormoderne lässt sich...

Islam, Civil Society and Social Work

Muslim Voluntary Welfare Associations in Jordan between Patronage and Empowerment


The thesis analyses the role of Muslim voluntary welfare associations in Jordan from the perspective...

Islam on the Move

The Tablighi Jama'at in Southeast Asia


In this exhaustive examination of the rise and spread of the Tablighi Jama’at, which is arguably the...