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Journey to the Lord of Power: A Sufi Manual on Retreat
Journey to the Lord of Power: A Sufi Manual on Retreat
by Ibn Arabi
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Journey to the Lord of Power is the first English translation of Ibn 'Arabi's twelfth-century text dealing with spiritual ascent. 'Arabi, whose metaphysical teachings have had a profound influence on both the Muslim and Christian worlds, is known as one... (read more)

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The Sufis
The Sufis
by Idries Shah
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The Sword of the Prophet
The Sword of the Prophet
by Srdja Trifkovic
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We hear it said over and over again: "September 11 changed America forever." Less often do we hear a coherent and informed explanation of what, exactly, changed. What changed, in fact, was that for the first time in American history we have been forced... (read more)

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In the House of Law : Gender and Islamic Law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine (98 Edition)
In the House of Law : Gender and Islamic Law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine (98 Edition)
by Judith Tucker
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A synthetic work about the construction of gender and the status of women in 17th and 18th-century Syria and Palestine, based on legal documents.... (read more)

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Tasting the Sky : Palestinan Childhood (07 Edition)
Tasting the Sky : Palestinan Childhood (07 Edition)
by Ibtisam Barakat
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Winner, Arab American National Museum Book Award for Children's/YA Literature, among other awards and honors. “When a war ends it does not go away,” my mother says.“It hides inside us . . . Just forget!”    ... (read more)

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Shattering the Myth (98 Edition)
Shattering the Myth (98 Edition)
by Bruce B. Lawrence
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Islam is often portrayed, especially in Western media, as an alien, violent, hostile, and monolithic religion, whose adherents are intent upon battling nonbelievers throughout the world. Shattering the Myth demonstrates that these conceptions more... (read more)

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Understanding the Koran: A Quick Christian Guide to the Muslim Holy Book
Understanding the Koran: A Quick Christian Guide to the Muslim Holy Book
by Mateen Elass
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"Understanding the Koran" is a nontechnical, popular introduction that shows the essence of what the mysterious Koran is all about and how it differs from the Bible. This lay-level introduction is designed to help Christians understand the book and the 1.... (read more)

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I, Nadia, Wife of a Terrorist (06 Edition)
I, Nadia, Wife of a Terrorist (06 Edition)
by Baya Gacemi
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Compelling ?as told to? autobiography of a young Algerian woman married to the leader of an Islamic terrorist organization.... (read more)

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The Caged Virgin: An Emancipation Proclamation for Women and Islam
The Caged Virgin: An Emancipation Proclamation for Women and Islam
by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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A world-renowned activist and feminist pulls no punches in her efforts to reform Islam in this international bestseller, available for the first time in English.... (read more)

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Sufism : Essentials ((Rev)03 Edition)
Sufism : Essentials ((Rev)03 Edition)
by Mark Sedgwick
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A succinct presentation of the essentials of Sufism and shows how Sufis live and worship, and... (read more)

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Meena, Heroine of Afghanistan: The Martyr Who Founded Rawa, the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan
Meena, Heroine of Afghanistan: The Martyr Who Founded Rawa, the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan
by Melody Chavis
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The unforgettable story of how one woman dared to start a revolution. Meena founded RAWA in 1977 as a twenty-year-old Kabul University student. She was assassinated in 1987 at age thirty but lives on in the hearts of all progressive Muslim women. Her... (read more)

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Islam : From the Prophet Muhammad To the Capture of Constantinople : Religion and Society, Volume II (74 Edition)
Islam : From the Prophet Muhammad To the Capture of Constantinople : Religion and Society, Volume II (74 Edition)
by Bernard Lewis
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This second volume examines the religion and structure of Islamic society. Bernard Lewis draws on a broad range of Islamic literature, including books on religious sects, politics and economics, philosophy and science, travel, biography and literary... (read more)

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Women, the Family, and Divorce Laws in Islamic History (96 Edition)
Women, the Family, and Divorce Laws in Islamic History (96 Edition)
by Amira El Azhary (ed.) Sonbol
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The eighteen essays in this volume cover a wide range of material and revaluate women's studies and Middle Eastern studies, Muslim women and the Shari's courts, the Ottoman household, Dhimmi communities, children and family law, morality, and violence.... (read more)

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Meatless Days
Meatless Days
by Sara Suleri
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In this finely wrought memoir of life in postcolonial Pakistan, Suleri intertwines the violent history of Pakistan's independence with her own most intimate memories—of her Welsh mother; of her Pakistani father, prominent political journalist Z.... (read more)

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New Woman in Uzbekistan: Islam, Modernity, and Unveiling Under Communism (06 Edition)
New Woman in Uzbekistan: Islam, Modernity, and Unveiling Under Communism (06 Edition)
by Marianne Kamp
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This groundbreaking work in women's history explores the lives of Uzbek women, in their own voices and words, during the Soviet Hujum, the 1927 campaign in Soviet Central Asia to encourage mass unveiling as a path to social and intellectual "liberation."... (read more)

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The Qur'an: Translation
The Qur'an: Translation
by Abdullah Yusef Ali
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This English translation of the Qur'an is a compilation of the Muslim faith's Final Revelation from God to mankind through the last Prophet Muhammad, Peace be upon Him. The Qur'an has a wealth of information--both worldly wisdom and intellectual concepts-... (read more)

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Muhammad and Believers (10 Edition)
Muhammad and Believers (10 Edition)
by Fred Mcgraw Donner
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The origins of Islam have been the subject of increasing controversy in recent years. The traditional view, which presents Islam as a self-consciously distinct religion tied to the life and revelations of the prophet Muhammad in western Arabia, has... (read more)

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Women Shaping Islam : Reading the Qu'ran in Indonesia (06 Edition)
Women Shaping Islam : Reading the Qu'ran in Indonesia (06 Edition)
by Pieternella Van Doorn-harder
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The surprising work of women in, on, and through... (read more)

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Islam
Islam
by Fazlur Rahman
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A new foreword, by John E. Woods, offers a reappraisal of Rahman's life and thought after the events of fall 2001. This incisive, surprisingly comprehensive volume is both a history and an analysis of Islam: from Mohammed's time to the late twentieth... (read more)

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Believing Women in Islam (02 Edition)
Believing Women in Islam (02 Edition)
by Asma Barlas
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Does Islam call for the oppression of women? Non-Muslims point to the subjugation of women that occurs in many Muslim countries, especially those that claim to be Islamic, while many Muslims read the Qur'an in ways that seem to justify sexual oppression,... (read more)

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