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What Muslims believe

Published by Oneworld Publications in Oxford .
Written in English

About the Edition

Drawing on interviews with Muslims across the broad spectrum of Islamic thought, this book offers an introduction to a major world faith. It provides commentary on a wide range of issues, from the interpretation of Qur'an and the nature of Islamic law to the role of women and the concept of holy war.

Table of Contents

Authority and community : revelation, the Qur'an and the foundations of Islam
The interpretation of the Qur'an and issues of judgement : interest, theft, adultery and homosexuality
Muslims and non-Muslims : the state and holy war, other religions, apostasy and treason
The nature of women and their status
Education and freedom of enquiry.

Edition Notes

Originally published by Oneworld Publications as Voices of Islam, 1995.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
297
Library of Congress
BP161.2

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 186 pages ;
Number of pages
186

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26480459M
Internet Archive
whatmuslimsbelie0000bowk
ISBN 10
1851686851
ISBN 13
9781851686858
OCLC/WorldCat
318412357
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