Understanding Islam: An Introduction to the Muslim World, Third Edition

ISBN13: 9780452011601 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionLippman’s study of the Muslim world–from its earliest roots to today’s global power politics–includes crucial new material on the Islamic community today. There are also updated descriptions of internal politics in Syria, Egypt, Pakistan and other Islamic nations. Essential reading for both…

An Introduction to Islam for Jews

Product DescriptionMuslim-Jewish relations in the United States, Israel, and Europe are tenuous. Jews and Muslims struggle to understand one another and know little about each other’s traditions and beliefs. Firestone explains the remarkable similarities and profound differences between Judaism and Islam, the complex history of Jihad, the legal and religious positions of Jews in the…

Introduction to Islam

Product Description An Introduction to Islam, Fourth Edition, provides students with a thorough, unified and topical introduction to the global religious community of Islam.  In addition, the author’s extensive field work, experience, and scholarship combined with his engaging writing style and passion for the subject also sets his text apart.   An Introduction to Islam, places Islam…