The Myth of Islamic Tolerance

The Myth of Islamic Tolerance

Author: Robert Spencer

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ISBN: UOM:39015059238116

Category: Religion

Page: 593

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A collection of essays on Islamic culture seeks to explode the vision of tolerant Muslim societies by revealing a history of injustice and oppression against non-Muslim populations and examines the impact this cultural bias has in the modern world.
The Myth of Islamic Tolerance
Language: en
Pages: 593
Authors: Robert Spencer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

A collection of essays on Islamic culture seeks to explode the vision of tolerant Muslim societies by revealing a history of injustice and oppression against non-Muslim populations and examines the impact this cultural bias has in the modern world.
Islamic Tolerance
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Alyssa Gabbay
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Although pluralism and religious tolerance are most often associated today with Western Enlightenment thinkers, the roots of these ideologies stretch back to non-Western and premodern societies, including many under Muslim rule. This book explores the development of pluralism in Islam in South Asia through the work of the poet, historian
The Place of Tolerance in Islam
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Khaled Abou El Fadl
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-08 - Publisher: Beacon Press

Khaled Abou El Fadl, a prominent critic of Islamic puritanism, leads off this lively debate by arguing that Islam is a deeply tolerant religion. Injunctions to violence against nonbelievers stem from misreadings of the Qur'an, he claims, and even jihad, or so-called holy war, has no basis in Qur'anic text
Introduction to Islamic Theology and Law
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ignaz Goldziher
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-11 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The book description for the previously published "Introduction to Islamic Theology and Law" is not yet available.
Islam Beyond Conflict
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Azyumardi Azra, Wayne Hudson
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

This volume explores the extent to which moderate Indonesian Islam is able to assimilate leading concepts from Western political theory. The essays explore how concepts from Western political theory are compatible with a liberal interpretation of Islamic universals and how such universals can form the basis for a contemporary approach