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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... reason is that, as the Western world itself is beginning to realise, it is no utopia either. What the Iranian Revolution did was to show the West once more the idea that there are alternatives, and Iran is all the more fascinating in ...
... reason to. There is a concern among many Muslims that there is a growing civilisational conflict between Islam and the West. As one of the entries in this book, the Tunisian Rachid Ghannoushi, has said: The West as a concept of ...
... reason for this seems to be that they were aware of Muhammad's organisational talents and leadership qualities and also that he no longer had ties to any one tribe but was effectively the leader of his own tribe of Muslims. Such ...
... reasons, and this they did, with some (but little) opposition, in 630. All the pagan idols inside the ka'ba were destroyed and the people submitted to the one God with Muhammad as the Prophet. After the conquest of Mecca, the submission ...
... reasons why Uthman was unpopular, for he decided to authorise an official version of the Qur'an. This may have seemed sensible enough, for there were a number of Qur'ans that varied in minor details. However, by authorising an official ...
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