Key Themes for the Study of Islam

Pages: 464
Subject: Religion: Islam
Imprint: Oneworld

Key Themes for the Study of Islam

Jamal J. Elias

Examines the central themes and concepts that are indispensable to an informed understanding of Islamic religion and society. This book focuses on a single aspect of the religion. It is suitable for those who wish to know how Islam relates to vital concepts in religion and society.
Paperback
9781851687107 (1 Feb 2010)
RRP £19.99 / US$29.99
Hardback
9781851687114 (1 Feb 2010)
RRP £60.00 / US$90.00

The Book

Key Themes for the Study of Islam examines the central themes and concepts indispensable to an informed understanding of Islamic religion and society. This book will become the first choice for students and experts in religion from disparate fields who wish to know how Islam relates to vital concepts in religion and society today.

Additional Information

Subject Religion: Islam
Pages 464
Imprint Oneworld

About the Author

Jamal J. Elias is Professor of Islamic Studies and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania. He has written and lectured widely on Sufi thought and history, Qur'anic studies, as well as on religion, art, and culture in the Islamic World.

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