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An introduction to Islam
Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item The E-mail Address es field is required. For me, the most interesting chapters were those that detailed the basic beliefs and practices of Islam, Islamic life and the family, Islamic community life and finally the issues concerning Islam in the modern world.
Three Forms of Islamic Revival: In particular, I wanted to be able to speak intelligently within Christian circles about Islam, particularly because of the current political tension that has so many fearfully approaching the topic, often with a set of stereotypical, illogical ideas.
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From the Back Cover “An Introduction to Islam,” Fourth Edition, provides students with a thorough, unified and topical introduction to the global religious community of Islam. Salvation As a Universal Mission. Bby places Islam within a cultural, political, social, and religious context and examines its connections with Judeo-Christian morals.
I enrolled in this class because, as a Christian, I wanted a deeper understanding of Islam. An Introduction to Islam places Islam within a cultural, political, social, and religious context, and examines its connections with Judeo-Christian morals.
Introduction to Islam
The E-mail message field is required. Macmillan- Alm – pages. One of the more informative books of its era. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
The Nature and Function of the Quran – format, recitation, nature, interpretation, the Inimitability 15 pgs ; 9: Please try again later. All-in-all, I would suggest this book as a supplement to a matbewson on Islam but not as a primary text to understand the movement.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. In addition, the author’s extensive field work, experience, and scholarship combined with his engaging writing introductlon and passion for the subject I read this for a class on Islam.
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