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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... later study, Covering Islam, 3 provides an incisive account of Western media treatment of Muslims and Islam following the Iran hostage crisis of 1979–1980 and it is certainly still not too difficult to detect similar media treatment in ...
... later period, where a great deal more is known, more space may be devoted to that person's life, especially if it proves to have been a colourful one. Sometimes, especially during the early period of Islam, little accurate information ...
... later to become the fourth Caliph as well as the first Imam of the branch of Islam known as Shi'a. Another early Muslim was Abu Bakr, who became Muhammad's father-in-law and also succeeded him as leader of the Muslims after Muhammad ...
... later on. Nonetheless, the fact that the experiment of the political position of caliph continued after Abu Bakr's death demonstrates that people on the whole were at least satisfied with the system. See also: Umar ibn al-Khattab ...
... later, and is buried alongside Muhammad and Abu Bakr. Prior to dying, he appointed a council of six men to elect his successor from among themselves, choosing Uthman ibn Affan. Umar was the first Caliph murdered in Islam, although his ...
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