Islamic Studies

  • (De) Monopolising Paradise

    (De) Monopolising Paradise

    Edited by: Sultan Khan, Lubna Nadvi

    (De)Monopolising Paradise argues that some interpretations of Islamic texts serve to distance Islam from other communities. Originally published as Islam and Non-Muslims by M.I. Meer in 1956, this edited version offers an in-depth interpretation of Quranic verses, with the idea that unlike other...

    Paper - 9781868886944 - $ 24.00

  • Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi 'ilm al-tasawwuf

    By Abu 'l-Qasim Al-Qushayri

    Contributions by: Alexander D. Knysh

    Written in 437/1045, Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices down to the present. The book gives an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of...

    Cloth - 9781859641859 - $ 95.00

  • Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism

    Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi 'ilm al-tasawwuf

    By Abu 'l-Qasim Al-Qushayri

    Contributions by: Alexander D. Knysh

    Written in 437/1045, Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices, down to the present. The book gives an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of...

    Paper - 9781859641866 - $ 34.95

  • An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Algebra and Equations

    An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Alge...

    Algebra wa Al-Muqabala

    By Omar Al-Khayyam

    Contributions by: Roshdi Khalil

    'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayam was a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physician, and poet - most famous for his Rubaiyat, one of the classics of world literature. His work greatly influenced the development of mathematics, particularly analytical geometry, and was unsurpassed...

    Cloth - 9781859641804 - $ 69.95

  • An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Algebra and Equations

    An Essay by the Uniquely Wise 'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam on Alge...

    Algebra wa Al-Muqabala

    By Omar Al-Khayyam

    Contributions by: Roshdi Khalil

    'Abel Fath Omar Bin Al-Khayyam - a Persian mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physician, and poet - was most famous for his Rubaiyat, one of the classics of world literature. His work greatly influenced the development of mathematics, particularly analytical geometry, and was...

    Paper - 9781859641811 - $ 34.95

  • An Introduction to the Science of the Hadith

    An Introduction to the Science of the Hadith

    Kitab Ma'rifat Anwa' 'Ilm al-Hadith

    By Ibn Al-Salah Al-Shahrazuri

    Contributions by: Eerik Dickinson

    After the Qur'an itself, the hadith of the Prophet Muhammad form the most important foundation of Islamic thought. The hadith were accounts-usually brief-of the words and actions of the Prophet. As such, they were subjected to intense scrutiny...

    Paper - 9781859641583 - $ 34.95

  • British Muslims and the Call to Global Jihad

    British Muslims and the Call to Global Jihad

    By Kylie Baxter

    Since the events of September 11, 2001 in the United States, Western Muslim communities have been placed under a social and political microscope. Omar Bakri Muhammad and his organization al-Muhajiroun, based in London from the mid-1990s until 2004, endorsed militant jihad and generated a very public profile...

    Paper - 9781876924553 - $ 19.95

  • Choosing Sharia?

    Choosing Sharia?

    Multiculturalism, Islamic Fundamentalism & Sharia Councils

    By Machteld Zee

    Proponents of multiculturalism do not usually subscribe to Islamist goals. Yet, across Europe, these are being furthered. Sharia councils are deeply at odds with Western moral and legal principles of equality, freedom, and justice. However, high-profile multiculturalists tend to present a romanticized...

    Ebooks - 9789462744479 - $ 58.50

  • Civilization in Islam

    Civilization in Islam

    By M. Abbas

    The present work touches upon all the aspects of Islam. Beginning with evolution, struggle, fendamentals of Islam, values, polity and concluding at the present state of Islamic society, thus making this a comprehensive study of civilization in Islam. This study also presents the critical and comparitive review...

    Cloth - 9788188583898 - $ 44.00

  • Criminal Law and the Rights of the Child in Muslim States

    Criminal Law and the Rights of the Child in Muslim States

    A Comparative and Analytical Perspective

    By Nisrine Abiad, Farkhanda Zia Mansoor

    By analyzing legislative and judicial actions in a selection of Muslim and non-Muslim States in relation to the rights of the child in criminal matters, this book identifies the possible harmonization between the obligations of international human rights law...

    Paper - 9781905221455 - $ 90.00