9780800635831

Islam

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  • ISBN13:

    9780800635831

  • ISBN10:

    0800635833

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-03-01
  • Publisher: Fortress Pr

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Summary

This brief volume offers the basic information about Islam in an accessible and sympathetic fashion.

Author Biography

John Kaltner is Associate Professor of Religion at Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Islam Is a Diverse and Complex Faith
1(24)
Islam Is a Religion of Orthopraxy
25(26)
Muslims Respect Judaism and Christianity
51(22)
There Is No Institutional Hierarchy in Islam
73(22)
There Is No Clear Separation between Religion and Politics in Islam
95(24)
Jihad Does Not Mean ``Holy War''
119(14)
Resources 133

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