By A. J. Abraham
Read Online or Download Another Look: One God and Three Faiths PDF
Best islam books
This comparative heritage of political proposal examines what the Western and Islamic techniques to politics had in universal and the place they diverged. The publication considers how quite a few old and medieval thought-patterns did or didn't result in sleek advancements; and the way sacred monarchy, the legitimacy of the kingdom, and the position of the folks have been seemed upon in each one tradition.
The be aware Islam capacity quit to God. In our secular Western tradition, it's tricky to visualize what that suggests. between different issues, it shows dependence and predestination. yet is that this rather the case? Isn’t this a superficial presumption? Allah calls on humans to give up in freedom to their God (Sura 96).
Islamic rules approximately ladies and their position in society spark massive debate either within the Western international and within the Islamic global itself. regardless of the preferred realization surrounding center jap attitudes towards ladies, there was little systematic research of the statements relating to ladies within the Qur'an.
While such a lot reviews of Islamism specialize in politics and non secular ideology, this booklet analyses the ways that Islamism within the Arab international is outlined, mirrored, transmitted and contested in numerous inventive and different cultural kinds. It covers a number of contexts of construction and reception, from the early 20th century to the current, and almost about cultural construction in and/or approximately Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, the Gulf, Lebanon and Israel/Palestine.
- Why the West Fears Islam: An Exploration of Muslims in Liberal Democracies (Culture and Religion in International Relations)
- Islam's Predicament with Modernity: Religious Reform and Cultural Change
- Under the Drones
- The House I Left Behind: A Journey from Islam to Christ
Additional info for Another Look: One God and Three Faiths