Homosexuality in Islam: Islamic Reflection on Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Muslims

Product DescriptionMany Islamic authorities claim that homosexuality is categorically forbidden, but the reality is much less clear-cut. There are no verses in the Qur’an that unambiguously condemn homosexuals, and there are some that suggest they can be tolerated in Muslim communities. In addition, reports from Hadith that condemn homosexual and transgender persons are of dubious…

The Arab Contribution to Islamic Art: From the Seventh to the Fifteenth Centuries

Product DescriptionIslamic civilization represents one of the richest and most prolific phases in the cultural history of humanity. Yet it did not generate serious and widespread interest in the West until the beginning of the twentieth century, when art historians and archaeologists began to analyze and evaluate it from their own point of view and…

Islam and Terrorism: What the Quran Really Teaches About Christianity, Violence and the Goals of the Islamic Jihad

ISBN13: 9780884198840 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionMark Gabriel, an ex-Muslim and former professor of Islamic history at Al-Azhar Univeristy in Cairo, Egypt, the most prestigious Islamic school in the world, explains why terrorists do what they do. Hi Islam and Terrorism: What the Quran Really Teaches About Christianity,…