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Islam and violence

Author: Khaleel Mohammed
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Elements in religion and violence.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After 9/11, many writers have posited that the relationship between Islam and violence is either elemental or anomalous. Khaleel Mohammed describes Islam as transcending the usual understanding of religion, being instead like a "sacred canopy" that provides meaning for every apsect of life. In addition, he shows that violence has both physical and psychological dimensions and expounds at length on jihad. He traces  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Khaleel Mohammed
ISBN: 9781108728232 1108728235
OCLC Number: 1083099902
Description: 84 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
From Jihad to War to Terrorism --
Islamic Law --
Patriarchy As Violence --
Conclusion --
Works Cited.
Series Title: Elements in religion and violence.
Responsibility: Khaleel Mohammed, San Diego State University.

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This Element explores the relationship between Islam and violence beyond the elemental or anomalous in addition to tracing the meaning of jihad from a struggle for a worthy cause to its present-day  Read more...

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