Islam: A Brief History by Tamara Sonn

By Tamara Sonn

Reflecting contemporary international advancements, the second one version of this illuminating advent to Islamic heritage expands its insurance of the Qur’an, Sufism, and Muslim perspectives on human rights, together with the rights of girls.

  • An extended new version of this concise, illuminating creation to Islam, written via one of many field’s major scholars
  • Spans Islamic background from the lifetime of Muhammad and the delivery of Islamic beliefs, via Islam’s extraordinary geographical enlargement and cultural improvement, to the production of contemporary states and its position in today’s worldwide society
  • Features accelerated assurance of the Qur’an, Sufism, and Muslim perspectives on human rights, together with the rights of women
  • Includes attention-grabbing vignettes of Islamic existence, representing mainstream Muslim viewpoints on problems with worldwide concern
  • Explores the complicated interrelationships of cultural, political, and ideological advancements woven all through Islamic historical past, drawing on particular examples together with present advancements in Pakistan

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