By Aminah Beverly McCloud,Scott W. Hibbard,Laith Saud

This enticing creation to Islam examines its lived fact, its around the world presence, and the diversity of ideals and practices encompassed by means of the faith. the worldwide viewpoint uniquely captures the range of Islam expressed all through assorted nations within the current day.

  • A complete, multi-disciplinary, and international advent to Islam, protecting its historical past in addition to present matters, studies, and challenges
  • Incorporates key new examine on Muslims from numerous international locations throughout Europe, Latin the US, Indonesia, and Malaysia critical Asia
  • Directly addresses arguable concerns, together with political violence and ‘terrorism’, anti-western sentiments, and Islamophobia
  • Explores diverse responses from quite a few Islamic groups to globalizing trends
  • Highlights key styles inside Islamic heritage that shed mild upon the origins and evolution of present pursuits and thought

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