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The Britannica Guide provides an unbiased and clear-sighted guide to the faith, history and politics of Islam, with an introduction by Ziauddin Sardar.Synopsis:
Exploring the beliefs, history and politics of Islam, "The Britannica Guide to the Islamic World" is a clear and unbiased reference resource, compiled by experts in the field. It introduces the ideas as well as the places at the centre of one of the most important religions of our time. Founded in the seventh century by the prophet Mohammed, Islam has now spread across the world and every culture. Exploring Islamic history, beliefs and scriptures, it will be an invaluable and comprehensive guide to Muslim faith. In addition, the guide reveals the role that Islam plays today including the conflict in the Middle East, the rise of Islamism, and the divisions between the Sunni and Shi'ite sects. As the Islamic World becomes the focus of politicians and the media, it is more important than ever to have a reliable and accurate introduction to this controversial topic. "The Britannica Guide to the Islamic World" is introduced by Ziauddin Sardar.
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Book Description Robinson, 2009. paperback / softback. Condition: new. 1st trade edition paperback new condition. In stock shipped from our UK warehouse. Seller Inventory # 52980
Book Description Constable & Robinson Ltd. Condition: New. pp. 464. Seller Inventory # 5791673