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Islam : A Mosaic, Not a Monolith.

Author: Vartan Gregorian
Publisher: Washington : Brookings Institution Press Jan. 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this succinct, powerful survey of Islam, the author focuses on Muslim diversity and division, portraying the faith and its people as a mosaic, not a monolith.

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vartan Gregorian
ISBN: 9780815732839 081573283X
OCLC Number: 1055379852
Target Audience: Trade
Description: 1 online resource (164 pages)

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After World War II, leading western powers focused their attention on fighting the ""Red Menace,"" Communism. Today, as terrorist activity is increasingly linked to militant Islamism, some  Read more...

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"In this slim volume, Gregorian offers a survey of the history, theology and challenges in modern, democratic societies. Gregorian, the president the the Carnegie Corp. of New York and former Read more...

 
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