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The Resource What do Muslims believe? : the roots and realities of modern Islam, Ziauddin Sardar

What do Muslims believe? : the roots and realities of modern Islam, Ziauddin Sardar

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What do Muslims believe? : the roots and realities of modern Islam
Title
What do Muslims believe?
Title remainder
the roots and realities of modern Islam
Statement of responsibility
Ziauddin Sardar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents readers with an explanation of the roots and beliefs of Islam, and seeks to provide an objective view of this often misinterpreted religion. Author Ziauddin Sardar explains what makes a Muslim; where Muslims come from and who they are today; what, exactly, they believe and how they reflect those beliefs; and where Islam is headed. Includes a chronology of Islamic history from A.D. 632 to the present, a glossary of terms, selections from the Qur'an and the Hadith, as well as list of further reading
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Sardar, Ziauddin
Dewey number
297.2
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP161.3
LC item number
.S37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Muslims
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Muslims
Label
What do Muslims believe? : the roots and realities of modern Islam, Ziauddin Sardar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-124) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What makes a Muslim? : Why is a Muslim a Muslim? -- Who are the Muslims? -- Where do Muslims come from? : Who was the prophet Muhammad? ; Who were Muhammad's main disciples? ; Abu Bakr ; Umar ; Othman ; Ali ; Kharjites -- What do Muslims believe? : Articles of faith ; What is the Qur'an? ; What is the Sunnah? ; What is the Shariah? -- Varieties of Muslim belief : Shia ; Sufis ; Puritans and Reformers -- What do Muslims do? : Prayer ; Fasting ; Zakat ; Hajj ; Jihad ; Halal and Haram ; Is the veil necessary? -- How do you apply Islam? : What are the key concepts of Islam? ; How Islam has been applied in history ; What happened to Muslims in history ; How Islam is being applied today ; Where do Muslim terrorists come from -- Where now? : Reforming Islam ; Islam in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn153578222
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st United States ed.
Extent
xviii, 140 pages
Isbn
9780802716422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o166232886
  • (OCoLC)153578222
Label
What do Muslims believe? : the roots and realities of modern Islam, Ziauddin Sardar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-124) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What makes a Muslim? : Why is a Muslim a Muslim? -- Who are the Muslims? -- Where do Muslims come from? : Who was the prophet Muhammad? ; Who were Muhammad's main disciples? ; Abu Bakr ; Umar ; Othman ; Ali ; Kharjites -- What do Muslims believe? : Articles of faith ; What is the Qur'an? ; What is the Sunnah? ; What is the Shariah? -- Varieties of Muslim belief : Shia ; Sufis ; Puritans and Reformers -- What do Muslims do? : Prayer ; Fasting ; Zakat ; Hajj ; Jihad ; Halal and Haram ; Is the veil necessary? -- How do you apply Islam? : What are the key concepts of Islam? ; How Islam has been applied in history ; What happened to Muslims in history ; How Islam is being applied today ; Where do Muslim terrorists come from -- Where now? : Reforming Islam ; Islam in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn153578222
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st United States ed.
Extent
xviii, 140 pages
Isbn
9780802716422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o166232886
  • (OCoLC)153578222

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