Islam: The Key Concepts: Islam: The Key Concepts by Kecia AliIslam: The Key Concepts: Islam: The Key Concepts by Kecia Ali

Islam: The Key Concepts: Islam: The Key Concepts

byKecia Ali, Oliver LeamanEditorKecia Ali

Paperback | December 12, 2007

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Islam: The Key Conceptsis a clear and concise guide to the religion and culture of Islam. Kecia Ali and Oliver Leaman explore this highly topical subject focusing on key issues including: the Qur'an, faith, theology, gender, fundamentalism, martyrdom, Jihad, Islam in America, Islam in Europe and Islamic Law.

This is the ideal study resource and includes: a comprehensive introduction, an alphabetical list of relevant terms (fully cross-referenced), a short bibliographical guide, bibliography, and index. A glossary of all non-English terms is also provided.

Kecia Aliis the author ofSexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur'an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence(2006). She is currently Assistant Professor of Religion at Boston University. She previously held research and teaching fellowships at Brandeis University and Harvard Divinity School.Oliver Leamanteaches at the University of Kent...
Title:Islam: The Key Concepts: Islam: The Key ConceptsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.6 inPublished:December 12, 2007Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415396395

ISBN - 13:9780415396394

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Table of Contents

Angel.  Beauty.  Creation.  Day of Judgement.  Education.  Faith.  Gender.  Hijab.  Islam in America.  Jihad.  Ka'bah.  Love.  Martyrdom.  Nafs.  Orientalism.  Philosophy.  Qu'ran.  Rhetoric.  Theology.  Wahabism.  Ziyarah