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Islam for dummies

Author: Malcolm Clark
Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many non-Muslims have no idea that Muslims worship the same God as Christians and Jews, and that Islam preaches compassion, charity, humility, and the brotherhood of man. This guide introduces you to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Clark
ISBN: 9781118053966 1118053966
OCLC Number: 1100429786
Description: 1 online resource ill., maps
Contents: Introduction.Part I: Understanding the Basics.Chapter 1: Approaching Islam.Chapter 2: Tracing the Path of Islamic History.Chapter 3: Submitting to God.Chapter 4: What Muslims Believe.Chapter 5: Standing Before God: Heaven and Hell.Part II: Muhammad: The Man, the Book, and Rules of Law.Chapter 6: The Prophet: Muhammad.Chapter 7: The Book: The Qur'an.Chapter 8: Islamic Tradition and Law.Part III: Becoming Familiar with Muslim Daily Life.Chapter 9: The Five Pillars of Worship: Foundations of Islam.Chapter 10: Observing Other Religious Rituals and Customs.Chapter 11: Muslim Ethics: Living the Good Life.Part IV: Recognizing That All Muslims Aren't the Same.Chapter 12: Shi'ites.Chapter 13: Sufis.Chapter 14: Exploring Lesser-Known Sects Linked to Islam.Chapter 15: Islam in America.Part V: Considering Islam's Concept of Abrahamic Religions.Chapter 16: Seeking Common Roots: Abrahamic Religion and Beyond.Chapter 17: Seeking Common Ground.Chapter 18: Meeting the Challenge of Modernity.Part VI: The Part of Tens.Chapter 19: Ten Muslim Contributions to World Civilization.Chapter 20: Ten Noteworthy Muslims, Past and Present.Chapter 21: Ten Islamic Regions in the News Today.Part VII: Appendixes.Appendix A: Counting the Years: The Muslim Calendar.Appendix B: Glossary.Appendix C: Resources: Digging Deeper.Index.
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