WorldCat Identities

Drori, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 13 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 289 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: BP42, 297
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Drori
Living Islam ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series both about Islam as a living idea and how the idea is lived. It is a tour round the history, the faith and cultures of Islam. Focuses on what it mean to be Muslim in today's world, living with the great tradition of a world religion, and the little traditions of local, regional and village cultures
Among the non-believers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 40% of Muslims live as minorities. Discusses whether they suffer particular discrimination compared to others, and whether life in a secular society compromises their faith
Struggling with modernity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The West often associates Islam with technological backwardness, religious intolerance and a savage penal code. This episode looks at the tensions within Islamic states as they attempt to make their laws and practices compatible with the 21st century while remaining true to the spirit of the faith
The Challenge of the past ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ottomans faced Christian Europe, the Mughals achieved a synthesis with Hinduism and the Saffavid dynasty oversaw the Shi'a/Sunny split. The rise and fall of these three major empires explains many differences in Muslim thinking today
The tower without ends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Structural engineer Tony Fitzpatrick, director of Ove Arup & Partners, explains the challenge of designing and building a 500 metre tall building that is only 30 metres wide. The history of tall buildings is brought to life as the different challenges that have faced engineers over the years are explained
Living Islam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Looks at the challenges faced by Muslims who live in countries in which they are a minority. Considers whether or not Muslims suffer particular discrimination or difficulties compared to other minorities
Play for tomorrow by Jonathan Drori( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reportage over de normale ontwikkeling van hersenen van kinderen
Living Islam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
What does it mean to be a Muslim in today's world? This series examines the motives, attitudes and beliefs of the Islamic world. From the age-old centres of Islam to the new Islamic African nations, it examines life within the Great Tradition of a world religion and the Little Tradition of local, regional and village culture
Bright lights, big city ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Examines the association of crime and evil with darkness and the resulting technological innovations in street lighting. Social issues such as fear of night crime, 24 hour businesses and "winter blues" are discussed
Living Islam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Examines the tensions within Islamic states as they attempt to make their laws and practices compatible with the 21st Century while remaining true to the spirit of the faith. Begins with the Iranian revolution that powerfully rejected the west-dominated world, and looks at areas of conflict: law, science and politics
Someone to watch over us ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Street crime has led to a proliferation of surveillance cameras in cities such as Newcastle, London and Los Angeles. Does this make the streets safer or does it infringe on civil liberties?
Living Islam ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
What does it mean to be a Muslim in today's world? This series examines the motives, attitudes and beliefs of the Islamic world. From the age-old centres of Islam to the new Islamic African nations, it examines life within the Great Tradition of a world religion and the Little Tradition of local, regional and village culture
The unflyable plane by Peter Goodschild( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In juli 1989 ontplofte de straalmotor van een DC10 op weg naar Chicago op een hoogte van 37.000 voet. Had deze ramp voorkomen kunnen worden?
 
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English (14)