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Understanding Islam

Author: Gail Radley; Sana Tayyen
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019] ©2019
Series: Understanding world religions and beliefs.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Understanding Islam covers the history of Islam and explores how the religion has evolved and expanded. Readers learn about worship practices, women's roles, and the world contributions Muslims have made. This title also discusses the discrimination Muslims have faced in the West, and explores controversies surrounding terrorism"--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Electronic books
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Radley, Gail.
Understanding Islam.
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019]
(DLC) 2017961411
(OCoLC)1055271654
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Radley; Sana Tayyen
ISBN: 9781532153167 1532153163
OCLC Number: 1082519659
Description: 1 online resource : color illustrations, map.
Contents: Fasting and feasting --
The Prophet Muhammad --
The years after the prophet --
Core beliefs --
The practice of Islam --
East meets west --
Debates and misconceptions --
Islam today and into the future.
Series Title: Understanding world religions and beliefs.
Responsibility: by Gail Radley ; content consultant, Sana Tayyen (Visiting Scholar, School of Religion, University of Southern California, Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Redlands).

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"Understanding Islam covers the history of Islam and explores how the religion has evolved and expanded. Readers learn about worship practices, women's roles, and the world contributions Muslims have made. This title also discusses the discrimination Muslims have faced in the West, and explores controversies surrounding terrorism"--Amazon.com.

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