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Islam and the Middle East

Mona Abul Fadl

Islam and the Middle East

the aesthetics of a political inquiry

by Mona Abul Fadl

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Published by International Institute of Islamic Thought in Herndon, Va., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East,
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Islam and politics -- Middle East.,
    • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMona Abul-Fadl.
      SeriesResearch monographs ;, 2, Research monographs (International Institute of Islamic Thought) ;, no. 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP173.7 .A28 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1853555M
      ISBN 100912463740
      LC Control Number90005251

      The Creator has periodically chosen human beings to reveal His messages to humankind. Indeed, the Qur'an refers to many Prophets such as Abraham, Noah, David, Isaac, Jacob, Moses, and Jesus. These messages and revelations culminated in Islam and in Muhammed as the last Prophet. The historical evolution and incorporation of prior messages into Islam . facetiously titled “A Decreasingly Concise History of the Middle East.” This time, with the advice and help of Karl Yambert, our editor, we have pruned our account wherever we could, even as new events and trends had to be added. Teachers and students need a book File Size: 3MB.

      Part I. The Middle East (Studies) Conflict. 1 Dangerous Orientalists 2 The Shifting Sands of Academe 3 Surveying the Middle East 4 Policy and the Academy. Part II. Missing Islam 5 Fundamentalists or Islamists? 6 "Islamic Fascism" 7 Islam . Start studying Islam and the Middle East. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. The Islamic holy book or bible that contains the teachings of Muhammad. 30 days of fasting during the 9 month of the Islamic .

      Learn the truth about jihad, Islam's beliefs and goals, why they've targeted the United States, the gospel and Muslims, and more. Revised and updated. pages, softcover from Front Line. Islam and Terrorism, Revised & Updated Edition The Truth about ISIS, the Middle East & Islamic 5/5(3). Christianity and Islam are the two largest religions in the world and share a historical traditional connection, with some major theological differences. The two faiths share a common place of origin in the Middle East.


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