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  1. Islam

    Its Origin and Spread in Words, Maps and Pictures

    By F R J Verhoeven

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Jews of Islam

    By Bernard Lewis

    Against a vivid background of Jewish and Islamic history, Bernard Lewis portrays the Judaeo-Islamic tradition – a cultural relationship parallel to the Judaeo-Christian heritage. He traces its origins in the early Middle Ages, its flowering, and its ending, followed by the incorporation of most of...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Oriental Mysticism

    By E H Palmer

    Originally published 1867. This volume describes not only the basic tenets of the Sufis but also the Ahl i wahdat which was a branch of Sufism. The author’s use of a Persian manuscript treatise by ‘Aziz bin Mohammed Nafasi’ is an indispensable tool, particularly because the author did not...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Historical Atlas of the Muslim Peoples

    By R Roolvink

    Originally published in 1957. Within the compact range of fifty-six maps, this atlas depicts clearly and concisely the expansion of Islam outwards from the Arabian Peninsula and outlines the rise and decline of the various Muslim states and dynasties over a territory stretching from Spain to China...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Islamic Spirituality

    Foundations

    By Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    Originally published 1987. The first part of the volume is concerned with "The Roots of the Islamic Tradition and Spirituality". These are seen to include the Qu’ran as the central theophany of Islam, the Prophet who received the word of God and made it known to mankind and the rites of Islam....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Muslim Women in Law and Society

    Annotated translation of al-Tahir al-Haddad’s Imra ‘tuna fi ‘l-sharia wa ‘l-mujtama, with an introduction.

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    An extremely timely translation of a seminal text on the role of women in Muslim society by the early twentieth century thinker al Taher al-Haddad. Considered as one of the first feminist works in Arab literature, this book will be of considerable interest to scholars of an early "feminist" tract...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Spirituality, Sufism: Mini-set E 11 vols

    Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Islam

    Sufism, the mystical movement within Islam, has, in a thousand years of history has powerfully influenced the life, art and literature of the Muslim peoples. It has supplied the element of personal devotion and direct apprehension of Divine Realities which the more formal and practical character of...

    Published November 26th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Shi'ism

    Edited by Colin Turner, Paul Luft

    Series: Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies

    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

  9. The Quran and the Secular Mind

    A Philosophy of Islam

    By Shabbir Akhtar

    This book is concerned with the rationality and plausibility of the Muslim faith and the Qur'an, and in particular how they can be interrogated and understood through Western analytical philosophy. It also explores how Islam can successfully engage with the challenges posed by secular thinking. The...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Islam: The Key Concepts

    Islam: The Key Concepts

    By Kecia Ali, Oliver Leaman

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Islam: The Key Concepts is 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...

    Published October 21st 2007 by Routledge