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The world of Islam.

by Xavier de Planhol

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Islam,
  • Religion and geography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    LC ClassificationsBP163 .P533
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p.
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5777329M
    LC Control Number59016313

    ISLAM AND THE WORLD. About the book. This valuable book was originally written in Arabic and published in Cairo in I for the Academy of Research, Translation and Publication in Egypt. It VIlasan instant success with critics and the general public alike in Arabic-speaking countries. The book has also been translated into Persian and Turkish.   The second framework, at the heart of the book, is the idea that Islam inverts Christ’s exaltation above the prophets in the transfiguration narrative. The writers help us better understand the Bible, Islam and God’s heart for Muslims by examining the themes of the land, zeal, law and the cross in Luke and the stories of Moses and Elijah.

    Islam, major world religion that emphasizes monotheism, the unity of God (‘Allah’ in Arabic), and Muhammad as his final messenger in a series of revelations. As the literal word of God, the Qur’an makes known the will of God, to which humans must surrender (lending the name Islam. The World Of Islam - Wilmslow Road, M14 5AG Manchester, United Kingdom - Rated based on 14 Reviews "Good selection of books. Very convenient.

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