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Major Works: Islam - Religion

You are currently browsing 41–50 of 91 new and published major works in the subject of Islam - Religion — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Mohammed

    The Man and his Faith

    By Tor Andrae

    Originally published in 1936. This volume discusses the Islamic faith in the perspective of the ancient Arabian monotheism and its similarities with Christianity and Judaism. The similarities not only in dogma, but also in the ritual of Nestorian Christianity are discussed as well as an...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Islam and the Arabs

    By Rom Landau

    Originally published in 1958, this volume covers important aspects of Islamic history and culture: Arabia before the Prophet The Prophet The Koran and Islam The Caliphate From the Caliphate to the end of the Ottoman The Crusades The Maghreb Muslim Spain The Sharia Philosophy The Sciences...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Islamic Medicine

    By Muhammad Salim Khan

    Originally published in 1986, this volume deals with the historical, philosophical and psychological concepts found in Islamic medical practices, and covers Islamic ideas on physiological, pathological, curative and preventative medicine. This was the first systematic study of Islamic medicine...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Islam in Ethiopia

    Edited by J. S. Trimingham

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

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Ship of Sulaiman

    Originally published 1972. The Ship of Sulaiman is an account of a Persian embassy which went to Siam in the latter part of the seventeenth century. The work is a translation of a manuscript in the British Museum, and is an account put together by a scrfibe who accompanied the mission to Siam. The...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Muslim Saints and Mystics

    Episodes from the Tadhkirat al-Auliya' (Memorial of the Saints)

    By Farid al-Din Attar

    This is a major work of Islamic mysticism by the great thirteenth-century Persian poet, Farid al-Din Attar. Translated by A J Arberry, Attar’s work and thought is set in perspective in a substantial introduction....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Muslim Creed

    Its Genesis and Historical Development

    By A J Wensinck

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

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Caliphs and their Non-Muslim Subjects

    A Critical Study of the Covenant of 'Umar

    By A S Tritton

    Originally published in 1939. After the death of Muhammad his community was ruled by three caliphs who kept their capital as Medina, the City of the Prophet. Under the rule of the caliphs those who did not confess the Muslim faith were under certain restrictions both in public and private life....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Islam and the Divine Comedy

    By Miguel Asin Palacios

    When first published in 1926 this book aroused much controversy. The theory expounded in the book was that Islamic sources in general, and the writings of Ibn al-`Arabi in particular, formed the basis of Dante’s poem Divine Comedy, the poem which symbolised the whole culture of medieval...

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge

  10. The Foundation of the Ottoman Empire

    A History of the Osmanlis Up To the Death of Bayezid I 1300-1403

    By Herbert Adam Gibbons

    Originally published in 1916, this work provides a detailed study of the first century of the Ottoman Empire. It traces the life and career of Osman himself and of his descendants, Orkhan, Murad and Bayezid, who laid the foundations of the Ottoman Empire....

    Published November 28th 2007 by Routledge


Forthcoming Books

  1. Muhammad
    Edited by Andreas Goerke
    To Be Published June 18th 2015
  2. Islamic Ethics
    Edited by Tariq Ramadan
    To Be Published October 30th 2015

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