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    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.

    365 Sayings of the Quran

    By Abdur Kidwai

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    Anthology of 365 quotations with brief explanatory notes to illuminate the Quran covering:

    Mumbai to Mecca

    By Ilija Trojanow

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    In three short weeks the author experienced a tradition dating back over one thousand years This is his account, personal yet enlightening, for the interested non-Muslims who remain barred from the holy sites of Islam

    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.

    Al-Ghazali on Conduct in Travel: Book XVII of the Revival of the Religious Sciences

    By Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali

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    Al-Ghazali on Travel is a translation of the seventeenth book of the Revival of the Religious Sciences. In it Ghazali explains the different outer and inner reasons for travel.

    Holy Cities of Arabia

    By Eldon Rutter

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    FEW BRITISH EXPLORERS IN ARABIA have produced books whose importance as travelogues is trans-cended by their literary quality. One such is The Holy Cities of Arabia, published to critical acclaim in 1928, with its author hailed as a worthy successor to Burckhardt, Burton and Doughty.

    British Empire and the Hajj

    By John Slight

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    The British Empire governed more than half the world's Muslims. John Slight traces the empire's complex interactions with the Hajj-the annual pilgrimage to Mecca-from the 1860s, when an outbreak of cholera led Britain to engage reluctantly in medical regulation of pilgrims, to the Suez Crisis of 1956. He gives voice...

    The Logic of Law Making in Islam: Women and Prayer in the Legal Tradition

    By Behnam Sadeghi

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    This pioneering study is a fascinating overview of how Islamic law has evolved and the thinking behind individual rulings.

    Mawlid Al-nabi

    By Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri

    Hardback £32.20

    This book by renowned scholar and recognised authority on Islam, Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, is a discourse on the legal position of celebrating the Mawlid al-Nabi birthday of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH within Islam.

    The Meaning of Mecca: The Politics of Pilgrimage in Early Islam

    By M. E. McMillan

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    The first study to analyse the leadership of the hajj in the formative period between the 7th and 10th centuries, assessing the pilgrimage from a political perspective. Shedding new light on the understanding of dynastic politics; the succession process and the definition of the poiltical entity that was the early...

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