As a result of the budgetary crises facing many European economies, the third edition of European Business is published at a time of turbulence in the European Business environment. The resulting uncertainty has put at risk those features which have made Europe unique – the market and policy...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge
The Rise of Religious Externalism in Safavid Iran
This ground-breaking and controversial work locates the antecedents of today's Islamic 'fundamentalism' in 16th and 17th century Iran and the forced conversion of the Sunnite population of Iran to the largely alien doctrines of Twelver Shi'ism; the concomitant extirpation of Sufism and philosophy;...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Divine Gnosis, Self-Realisation and the Dangers of Pseudo-Knowledge in Islam
This is the first translation into English of Seh Asl (Three Principles) by the important sixteenth century thinker Mulla Sadra. It contains a detailed introduction by Colin Turner that contextualizes the work and a footnoted commentary on the text itself. Also included is an epilogue and...
To Be Published May 31st 2014 by Routledge
Series: The Basics
With nearly 1500 rich years of history and culture to its name, Islam is one of the world’s great faiths and, in modern times, the subject of increasingly passionate debate by believers and non-believers alike. Islam: The Basics is a concise and timely introduction to all aspects of Muslim belief...
Published December 18th 2013 by Routledge
Series: The Basics
Now in its second edition, Islam: The Basics provides an introduction to the Islamic faith, examining the doctrines of the religion, the practises of Muslims and the history and significance of Islam in modern contexts. Key topics covered include: the Qur'an and its teachings the life of...
Published April 20th 2011 by Routledge
Themes and Issues in the Modern Global Economy, 2nd Edition
This new edition of International Business examines the impact of globalization on key aspects of the business environment. It offers a comprehensive overview of this phenomenon that is altering corporate strategy fundamentally, critiquing the complexities of globalization and its impact on...
Published May 12th 2010 by Routledge
Now available in paperback, A Thematic Dictionary of Modern Persian is a reference work unique in the history of English-Persian lexicography. It offers a considerably extended guide to modern everyday Persian vocabulary, arranged by theme. With approximately 25,000 Persian headwords in over...
Published February 21st 2010 by Routledge
The four volumes of this set bring together key contributions to the study of Shi’ism, giving access to material that has hitherto been scattered and difficult to locate. While the majority of the material stems from the past fifty years, earlier studies are included, providing insight into the...
Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge
Fully revised and updated, this new edition of an already well-established text is easy to use, engagingly written and contains a wealth of pedagogical features. Exploring the European business environment; paying particular attention to the role of member states and how Europe interacts with the...
Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge
Policy Challenges for the New Commercial Environment
This book examines the major challenges facing European business in the formative years of the new millennium. It focuses on the links between the processes of regional integration and globalization, leading to a reappraisal of what enterprises and policy-makers need to do to secure the...
Published August 11th 2005 by Routledge