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Basics #2: Islam

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Publisher Comments:

This brilliantly clear and compact study covers Muhammad and his teaching; the trends and schools is Islam the history and spread of Islam; Islam today, with separate discussion of the different Muslim countries; and art and science in Islam.

Synopsis:

Here is a great deal of information, clearly and simply stated, in the shortest possible space. This book is a basic introduction to Islam, its history, teachings, practices and institutions, presented as accessibly as if it were in a magazine or newspaper. We are introduced to Muhammad and his teaching; the trends and schools in Islam; the history and spread of Islam; art and science in Islam; and to the different situations of Muslims in the world of the mid-1990s, in Europe and North Africa, in Turkey and the Middle East, in the former Soviet Union and Africa, on the Indian sub-continent and in Indonesia. There is a chronological table and a list of books for further reading.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563381621
Translator:
Bowden, John, John
Author:
Bowden, John
Translator:
Bowden, John, John
Author:
Machatschke, Roland
Publisher:
T & T Clark International
Location:
London :
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Islam
Subject:
Islam - General
Subject:
General Religion
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st U.S. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Basics
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19960431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
7.72 x 1.111 x 0.29 in

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"Synopsis" by , Here is a great deal of information, clearly and simply stated, in the shortest possible space. This book is a basic introduction to Islam, its history, teachings, practices and institutions, presented as accessibly as if it were in a magazine or newspaper. We are introduced to Muhammad and his teaching; the trends and schools in Islam; the history and spread of Islam; art and science in Islam; and to the different situations of Muslims in the world of the mid-1990s, in Europe and North Africa, in Turkey and the Middle East, in the former Soviet Union and Africa, on the Indian sub-continent and in Indonesia. There is a chronological table and a list of books for further reading.
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