By Muzaffar Iqbal
By Muzaffar Iqbal
By Akbar Ahmed
Daily headlines inform of escalating tensions surrounding Muslims in Europe: the refugee trouble, repeated episodes of terrorism, and cultural alterations over language and feminine gown have assisted in shaping a transforming into rift among the groups, whereas the parallel upward thrust of right-wing, nationalist political events through the continent, frequently espousing anti-Muslim rhetoric, has shaken the root of the eu Union to its very core.
Akbar Ahmed, broadly said as a number one student of latest Islam, and a crew of researchers have traveled throughout Europe during the last numerous years and interviewed Muslims and non-Muslims from all walks of existence. They spoke with a few of Europe's such a lot fashionable figures, together with presidents and best ministers, archbishops, leader rabbis, grand muftis, heads of right-wing events, and every-day Europeans from quite a few backgrounds. Their findings display either one of the misunderstandings and the possibilities for Europe and its Muslims to enhance their mutual dating. besides an research of what has long gone incorrect and why, this pressing, extraordinary examine, the fourth in a quartet of experiences analyzing kin among the West and the Muslim international, positive aspects innovations for selling integration and pluralism within the twenty-first century.
By S.J. Allen
An advent to the Crusades, a part of the Companions to Medieval Studies sequence, is an obtainable advisor to learning the complicated historical past of the Crusades.
The e-book starts off by way of defining the Crusades, giving the political and social context of Byzantium, Western Europe, the Islamic States, and Jewish groups to set the scene for crusading from the 11th century to the top of the medieval interval. It then immerses the reader within the logistics of crusading and the day by day lifetime of a crusader, explaining hands and armor, approach and strategies, and siege battle. themes explored intensive contain ladies on campaign, pilgrimage, the Mongols, campaign charters, and using crusader rhetoric all through background. A case learn bankruptcy at the negotiations for Jerusalem among Saladin and Richard I presents perception into the method of ancient inquiry and strategies for attractive with basic sources.
The publication is pedagogically grounded during the inclusion of questions for mirrored image, 16 pictures, 4 maps, an in depth chronology, a thesaurus, a "Who's Who" of the crusading international, and a bibliography.
By MOULINET Philippe
By Tahia Al-Ismail
By Amina Wadud
By Dominique Urvoy,Marie-Thérèse Urvoy
By Nezar AlSayyad,Manuel Castells,Renate Holub,Krishan Kumar,Paul Lubeck,Laurence Michalak,Tariq Modood,Hala Mustafa,Agha Saeed,Bassam Tibi,Michel Wieviorka
By Luqman Nagy
By Alassane Wade