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Islam and historical development

Leonardo R. Silos

Islam and historical development

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by Leonardo R. Silos

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Published by Asian Institute of Management in Makati City .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-252) and index.

StatementLeonardo R. Silos
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 272 p. ;
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24541003M
ISBN 109789716790856
LC Control Number2010338606

ISLAM A Brief Overview of the History of Islam The origin of Islam is placed around CE when Muhammad, a highly spiritual and religious man who spent months in praying and self contemplation in a secluded cave near the town of Mecca, is thought to have received divine messages. The story is that one morning MuhammadFile Size: KB. Islam: Religion, History and Civilization () is an excellent, up-to-date, easy to read and comprehend overall introduction to the complex subject that is Islam. Hats off to Seyyed Hossein Nasr for writing an easy introduction for both Muslims and non-Muslims alike/5(4).

Bringing together two dozen leading scholars, this comprehensive work treats the historical development of the religion in each major region and examines its effects. Without assuming prior knowledge of the subject on the part of its readers, The History of Islam in Africa is broken down into discrete areas, each devoted to a particular place. Islam is today the religion of more than million Muslims (or Moslems or Mohammedans), occupying a wide belt stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific, across Africa, parts of Europe, and : Ishaq Husseini.

The Oxford History of Islam Includes in-depth topical chapters by leading scholars, examining the origins and historical development of Islam. Introduction John L. Esposito Muhammad and the Caliphate. Ahmet T. Kuru’s new book Islam, Authoritarianism and Underdevelopment, A Global and Historical Comparison (Cambridge University Press, ) is a ground-breaking history and analysis of the e.


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