This title, first published in 1923, examines the historical development of the Islamic faith from its origins through to its position in the early twentieth century. It also examines the historical reactions of Islam to the West, including the Babist Movement in the nineteenth century. This title will be of interest to students of history and Middle Eastern studies.
1. Historical Development of Islam 2. Internal Reforming Movements of Modern Islam 3. Western Penetration of Islam 4. Reaction of Islam against the West 5. Shi’ite Reaction on the West: The Babist Movement 6. Pan-Islamic Hopes and Nationalism 7. The War and After; Index
The seven volumes in this set, originally published between 1923 and 1987, explore the influence of Islam on law, politics, science, and development in the Muslim world. This set will be of interest to students of both Islamic and Middle Eastern studies.