Religion: Islam - Religion

  • Saints and Sanctity in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Striving for remembrance book cover

    Saints and Sanctity in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

    Striving for remembrance

    Edited by Alexandre Coello de la Rosa, Linda G. Jones

    A common objective of saint veneration in all three Abrahamic religions is the recovery and perpetuation of the collective memory of the saint. Christianity, Judaism, and Islam all yield intriguing similarities and differences in their respective conceptions of sanctity. This edited collection…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    Sanctity in Global Perspective

  • Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora: Living in the End of Days book cover

    Ahmadiyya Islam and the Muslim Diaspora

    Living in the End of Days

    By Marzia Balzani

    Ahmadiyya Islam was founded as a new religious movement within Islam towards the end of the nineteenth century in colonial Punjab, India, by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad. Jamat Ahmadiyyah and its followers have assumed considerable importance both in the country of their origin, i.e. Pakistan, and abroad,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge/Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) South Asian Series

  • Qur'anic Prosody: Sound, Sense and the Sacred book cover

    Qur'anic Prosody

    Sound, Sense and the Sacred

    By Devin Stewart

    This is a wide-ranging monograph on rhyme and rhythm in the Qur’an, drawing on and attempting to synthesize several disparate strands of medieval and modern criticism. It identifies, analyses, evaluates, and critiques the major discussions extant from the medieval Islamic patrimony, primarily in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-01 
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Islam in International Affairs: Politics and Paradigms book cover

    Islam in International Affairs

    Politics and Paradigms

    Edited by Nassef Manabilang Adiong, Raffaele Mauriello, Deina Abdelkader

    This edited volume presents Islam as a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behavior in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and practice. Islam is not conceived and studied simply in theological terms, but analyzed from different viewpoints that engage with a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Worlding Beyond the West

  • Halal Tourism book cover

    Halal Tourism

    By Mohamed Battour

    Halal tourism is a fast growing industry. Hotels and resorts, airlines, and travel agents are now more interested than ever before in understanding and satisfying the needs of Halal tourists. This is the first book to offer a theoretical concept of Halal tourism, taking into consideration Islamic…

    Paperback – 2018-10-30 

  • Integral Finance – Akhuwat: A Case Study of the Solidarity Economy book cover

    Integral Finance – Akhuwat

    A Case Study of the Solidarity Economy

    By Muhammad Amjad Saqib, Aneeqa Malik

    There are many misconceptions and concerns regarding Islamic Societies and how Muslim countries have failed to come up with their own localized solutions to socio-economic problems in dealing with poverty alleviation and societal development. This book explores why there is so much disconnect…

    Hardback – 2018-10-04 
    Transformation and Innovation

  • The Three Principles of Mulla Sadra: Divine Gnosis, Self-Realisation and the Dangers of Pseudo-Knowledge in Islam book cover

    The Three Principles of Mulla Sadra

    Divine Gnosis, Self-Realisation and the Dangers of Pseudo-Knowledge in Islam

    By Colin Turner

    This is the first translation into English of Seh Asl (Three Principles) by the important sixteenth century thinker Mulla Sadra. It contains a detailed introduction by Colin Turner that contextualizes the work and a footnoted commentary on the text itself. Also included is an epilogue and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01 
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • The Challenge of Islam: Encounters in Interfaith Dialogue book cover

    The Challenge of Islam

    Encounters in Interfaith Dialogue

    By Douglas Pratt

    Addressing challenges arising from Christian-Muslim encounter, this book engages with the primary challenge - enabling outsiders to understand the religion of Islam. Douglas Pratt offers distinctive perspectives that complement much other literature in the study of Islam and in particular of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 

  • Muslims in World Literature: Political Philosophy and Continental Thought book cover

    Muslims in World Literature

    Political Philosophy and Continental Thought

    By Asher Ghaffar

    This book analyzes the philosophical "voyages" of the Muslim self through close readings of 20th century South Asian works in the Muslim modernist, Marxist, and postcolonial intellectual traditions. It demonstrates how the legacies of Marxisms and anti-colonial humanisms have shaped Muslim…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Research in New Postcolonialisms

  • Al-Ghazali and the Divine book cover

    Al-Ghazali and the Divine

    By Massimo Campanini

    This book examines the philosophy of al-Ghazali, analysing his conception of God within Islamic theology. Seeking to contribute to the greater understanding of Muslim thought, it analyses his ‘orthodox’ theory, based on the notion that the spiritual struggle (jihad) and philosophical enquiry are…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19 
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Muslims: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices book cover


    Their Religious Beliefs and Practices, 5th Edition

    By Teresa Bernheimer, Andrew Rippin

    Muslims: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices offers a survey of Islamic history and thought from the formative period of the religion to the contemporary period. It examines the unique elements which have combined to form Islam, in particular the Qur’ān and perceptions of the Prophet Muhammad,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11 
    The Library of Religious Beliefs and Practices

  • Identity, History and Trans-Nationality in Central Asia: The Mountain Communities of Pamir book cover

    Identity, History and Trans-Nationality in Central Asia

    The Mountain Communities of Pamir

    Edited by Carole Faucher, Dagikhudo Dagiev

    Pamiris, or Badakhshanis in popular discourse, form a small group of Iranic peoples who inhabit the mountainous region of Pamir-Hindu Kush, being the historical region of Badakhshan. Pamiri communities are located in the territories of four current nation-states: Tajikistan, Afghanistan, China and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-07 
    Central Asian Studies

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