Books in category Social Science – Islamic Studies

  • Central Problems of Medieval Jewish Philosophy

    Central Problems of Medieval Jewish Philosophy
    Dov Shṿarts

    This book deals with central issues of medieval Jewish philosophy.

  • Islam in Indonesia

    Islam in Indonesia
    Carool Kersten

    Conceived as a contemporary history of ideas, this book aims to tell the story of these open- minded intellectuals and activists in the world's largest Muslim country.

  • The Longest Journey

    The Longest Journey
    Eric Tagliacozzo

    A comprehensive history of the hajj from Southeast Asia from precolonial times to the present.

  • Taliban Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guide

    Taliban: Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guide
    Oxford University Press

    In Islamic studies, as in other disciplines, researchers at all levels are drowning in potentially useful scholarly information, and this guide has been created as a tool for cutting through that material to find the exact source you need.

  • The Muslim Brotherhood

    The Muslim Brotherhood
    Carrie Rosefsky Wickham

    Following the Arab Spring, the Muslim Brotherhood achieved a level of influence previously unimaginable.

  • Introducing Islam

    Introducing Islam
    Ziauddin Sardar

    Introducing Islam recounts the history of Islam from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century to its status as a global culture and political force today.

  • Marriage On Trial

    Marriage On Trial
    Ziba Mir-Hosseini

    This book probes the theory and practice of Islamic family law in the contemporary Muslim world, focusing on the dynamics of marriage and the consequences of its breakdown, and the ways in which litigants manipulate the law to resolve …

  • Islamic Civilization

    Islamic Civilization
    Sayyid Abul A’la Mawdudi

    Mawdudi argues that the true understanding of Islamic civilization is possible only by having access to the soul of that civilization and its underlying fundamental principles – belief in God, the angels, the Prophets, the Revealed Books …

  • Europese Unie Turkije en de Islam

    Europese Unie, Turkije en de Islam

    After all, Turkey should not be judged by standards other than the Copenhagen criteria. The answer is that the public debate outside 'Brussels' will not be limited to these official criteria.

  • The Weight of a Mustard Seed

    The Weight of a Mustard Seed
    Wendell Steavenson

    And here is the first full-length narrative from an immensely talented journalist who has already been compared by critics to Bruce Chatwin and Ryszard Kapucinksi.

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