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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... scholars of Islam would agree upon. In my discussions with colleagues, in which we drew up our own private lists and engaged in some heated discussions, we generally came up with an agreed thirty or so, whereas the other twenty — the ...
... scholars in a room and no two will agree, especially if involved in the difficult task of making a list of fifty important figures. Let me, then, pre-empt the cries of 'Why isn't so-and-so in the book?' by stating that there are a ...
... scholarly issues. His knowledge of the Qur'an and the Sunna (tradition of Muhammad) proved invaluable to the first three Caliphs who preceded Ali and some Shi'a traditions recount that Ali's compilation of the Qur'an – which is used by ...
... scholars had emerged who attempted to standardise the law, notably Abu Hanifa, Malik ibn Anas, Muhammad al-Shafi'i, and Ahmad ibn Hanbal, who came to be regarded as the founders or leaders of the Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i and Hanbali law ...
... scholars wrote the Muslim equivalent of creeds (in Arabic, 'aqida, which means 'to bind' or 'to contract') although they never developed into universally uttered summaries of doctrine in the same way as the Christian Nicene Creed. One ...
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