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Explaining Islam's history, core beliefs and rituals, as well as current issues of political and social importance, this book covers everything you need to understand the world's fastest-growing religion.
Just what is Islam and what does it mean to be a Muslim in the world today? Introducing Islam encourages people to put aside their preconceptions and explore this fascinating religion.
While extremists monopolize the international press and the scholarly journals, this book highlights that those who live and work in the Islamic world know that Muslims reject their reckless calls to violence, and look elsewhere for guidance.
Inside Islam is a guidebook that has been structured into a Q&A format. Muslims and non-Muslims alike can easily learn about and understand the origins of Islam, its fundamental philosophy and basic religious tenets.
Provides an informative and concise introduction to the faith of Muslims, covering topics such as: what Islam is, doctrines and beliefs, practices and institutions, Islam and other religions, and its spiritual and religious significance.
Wise and authoritative, The House of Islam seeks to provide entry to the minds and hearts of Muslims the world over. It introduces us to multiple topics such as the fairness, kindness and mercy of Mohammed, to provide an ethical basis to life.
A comprehensive introduction to one of the world's major religions and its everyday context in Muslim life in America.
In a vital revision of a globally narrow view of Islam, and a distillation of years of thinking and writing about the subject, Karen Armstrong's short history demonstrates that it is much more complex.
The Almanac provides comprehensive coverage of the religion, lifestyles, politics, culture and history of Islamic societies, from the birth of Muhammad (c. 570) to the present.
This book gives a much-needed understanding of this widely misrepresented faith, and an insight into the essential teachings, universal values and deep spirituality it offers us all.
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