Islamic life & practice

    Islam, Gender, and Democracy in Comparative Perspective

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    This collection reframes the debate around Islam and women's rights within a broader comparative literature that examines the complex and contingent historical relationships between religion, secularism, democracy, law, and gender equality.

    Islamic Law: Cases, Authorities and Worldview

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    "This is an introductory overview of Islamic law, and the first designed specifically for undergraduates in religious and Islamic studies, and covers both contemporary and historical aspects"--

    Concise History of Sunnis and Shi`is

    By John McHugo

    Hardback £14.46

    A Concise History of Sunnis and Shi'is is an essential guide to understanding the genesis, development and manipulation of one of the greatest schisms that has come to define Islam and the Muslim world.

    Daring to Drive

    By Manal Al-Sharif

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    A gripping memoir about a young woman from Saudi Arabia who becomes the accidental leader of a wildly subversive movement to put women behind the steering wheel.

    Al-Britannia, My Country: A Journey Through Muslim Britain

    By James Fergusson

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    The face of Britain is changing. The Muslim population has more than doubled over the last twenty years, and is projected to do so again over the next twenty. In this book, the author travels the length of Britain to explore our often misunderstood Muslim communities, and to experience life...

    Understanding Islamic Financial Services: Theory and Practice

    By Karim Ullah

    Paperback £36.45

    This book, for students and professionals of Islamic Finance, develops an innovative service system perspective to explain how the Islamic financial system functions.

    Islam: The Essentials

    By Tariq Ramadan

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    The essential introduction to Islam by a leading expert Hardly a day goes by without mention of Islam. And yet, for most people, and in much of the world, Islam remains a little-known religion. Whether the issue is violence, terrorism, women's rights or slavery, Muslims are today expected to provide...

    Letters to a Young Muslim

    By Omar Saif Ghobash

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    In a series of personal letters to his sons, Omar Saif Ghobash offers a short and highly readable manifesto that tackles our current global crisis with the training of an experienced diplomat and the personal responsibility of a father. Today's young Muslims will be tomorrow's leaders, and yet too many...

    Turks in the Indian Subcontinent, Central and West Asia

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    This is an outstanding work of collective scholarship from some of the best scholars on Islamic history. It aims to highlight the political and cultural history of the Turks not only within the context of the Indian Subcontinent where they laid the foundation of one of the biggest empires in...

    Submission

    By Michel Houellebecq

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    As the 2022 French Presidential election looms, two candidates emerge as favourites: Marine Le Pen of the Front National, and the charismatic Muhammed Ben Abbes of the growing Muslim Fraternity.

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