Religion of Peace?: Why Christianity Is and Islam Isn’t

ISBN13: 9781596985155 Condition: USED – GOOD Notes: Product DescriptionChristianity or Islam: which is the real “religion of peace”? Almost any liberal pundit will tell you that there’s a religion bent on destroying our Constitution, stripping us of our liberties, and imposing religious rule on the U.S. And that religion is . . .Christianity! About Islam,…

The Formation of Islam: Religion and Society in the Near East, 600-1800

Product DescriptionJonathan Berkey surveys the religious history of the peoples of the Near East from approximately 600 to 1800 c.e. After examining the religious scene in the Near East in late antiquity, he investigates Islam’s first century, the “classical” period from the accession of the Abbasids to the rise of the Buyid amirs. He then…