By Aminah Beverly McCloud,Scott W. Hibbard,Laith Saud

ISBN-10: 1405193603

ISBN-13: 9781405193603

ISBN-10: 1405193611

ISBN-13: 9781405193610

This enticing creation to Islam examines its lived fact, its world wide presence, and the range of ideals and practices encompassed via the faith. the worldwide standpoint uniquely captures the variety of Islam expressed all through varied international locations within the current day.

  • A accomplished, multi-disciplinary, and worldwide creation to Islam, protecting its heritage in addition to present concerns, reviews, and challenges
  • Incorporates key new examine on Muslims from quite a few nations throughout Europe, Latin the United States, Indonesia, and Malaysia crucial Asia
  • Directly addresses arguable concerns, together with political violence and ‘terrorism’, anti-western sentiments, and Islamophobia
  • Explores assorted responses from quite a few Islamic groups to globalizing trends
  • Highlights key styles inside of Islamic heritage that shed gentle upon the origins and evolution of present hobbies and thought

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