Fifty Key Figures in Islam
Routledge, 27/09/2006 - 280 من الصفحات
The perfect resource for those wishing to learn more about the Muslim culture, its people and its teachings, Fifty Key Figures in Islam explores the lives and thoughts of fifty influential individuals in Islam and surveys a heritage that spans 1,500 years.
Covering key figures such as the Prophet Muhammad, Suleiman 'the Magnificent' and El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcolm X), the entry for each figure includes:
Fully cross-referenced for ease of use, this clearly presented work is ideal for those interested in or studying the area, and could not have come at a more fascinating time in history for Islam.
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... Islamic tradition list of major works and further reading Roy Ahmad Jackson has been a lecturer and writer on religion and philosophy for over fifteen years. He has lectured in Islamic Studies at various universities, including the ...
... Islamic world, some of which have had a significant impact on the non-Islamic world. I can recall quite vividly the events in Iran in early 1979 as the pro-Western Shah fled and thousands in the streets of Teheran greeted Ayatollah ...
... Islam was now the new kid on the block. Muslims remained in the news during the 1990s: the conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina; the Gulf War and the arms inspection crisis in Iraq; civil strife and violence in Algeria; famine in Sudan; the ...
... Islamic world and completely shattered any remaining illusions of the superiority of Islam_ 'The great Ottoman Empire, which had aspired to convert the world to Islam, now was obliged to look to the West for inspiration; instead of ...
... Islam, little accurate information is available on an Islamic figure. However, in such cases, rather than omit them, I have taken the opportunity to place the figure in the context of the historical events and movements at the time ...
Shah WaliAllah 17031762
Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan 18171898
Sir Muhammad Iqbal 18731938
Hasan alBana 19061949
Hasan AlTurabi b 1932
Rachid Ghannoushi b 1941
alFarabi Abu Nasr Avennasar c 870950
Salah alDin Saladin 11381193
Muhammad ibn Arabi 11651240
Ibn Taymiyya 12631328
Suleiman the Magnificent c 14941566
Iqbal Muhammad 18731938
Mulla SadraSadr alDin Shirazi c 15721640
alShafii Muhammad 768820