Teach Yourself Islam

Teach Yourself Islam

by Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood
     
 

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Given recent political developments, many want to know more about Islam. This accessible and informative guide covers not only Islamic history, theology, and the life of Muhammad, but also the role of the religion in shaping world politics. With this book, you'll come away with a well-rounded understanding of Islam and its various sects worldwide.

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Overview

Given recent political developments, many want to know more about Islam. This accessible and informative guide covers not only Islamic history, theology, and the life of Muhammad, but also the role of the religion in shaping world politics. With this book, you'll come away with a well-rounded understanding of Islam and its various sects worldwide.

  • Covers fundamentalism and terrorism in the name of Islam
  • Explains the Qur'an and its teachings
  • Describes the practicalities of being a Muslim in the 21st century

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071478021
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
02/01/2007
Series:
Teach Yourself: Philosophy & Religion Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.84(d)

Meet the Author

Ruqaiyyah Waris Masqsood

is a writer with thirty years' teaching experience who draws on a wide knowledge of life in several muslim countries, including Jordon, Eygpt, Turkey and Pakistan.

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