Misquoting Muhammad
  • Release Date : 06 August 2015
  • Publisher : ONEWorld Publications
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 1780747829
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Download or read book entitled Misquoting Muhammad by author: Jonathan A. C. Brown which was release on 06 August 2015 and published by ONEWorld Publications with total page 384 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Few things provoke controversy in the modern world like the religion brought by Prophet Muhammad. Modern media are replete with alarm over jihad, underage marriage and the threat of amputation or stoning under Shariah law. Sometimes rumor, sometimes based on fact and often misunderstood, the tenets of Islamic law and dogma were not set in the religion’s founding moments. They were developed, like in other world religions, over centuries by the clerical class of Muslim scholars. Misquoting Muhammad takes the reader back in time through Islamic civilization and traces how and why such controversies developed, offering an inside view into how key and controversial aspects of Islam took shape. From the protests of the Arab Spring to Istanbul at the fall of the Ottoman Empire, and from the ochre red walls of Delhi’s great mosques to the trade routes of the Indian Ocean world,Misquoting Muhammad lays out how Muslim intellectuals have sought to balance reason and revelation, weigh science and religion, and negotiate the eternal truths of scripture amid shifting values.

American Journal of Islam and Society  AJIS    Volume 37 Issues 1 2

American Journal of Islam and Society AJIS Volume 37 Issues 1 2

Author : Andrew F. March,Atif Suhail Siddiqui,Emad Hamdeh,Akhmad Akbar Susamto,Abu Zayd,Marion Holmes Katz,Asma M. Abdel Halim,Joshua Mugler,Maria Magdalena-Fuchs,Thomas Parker,Tayyaba Rafiq,Umar Shareef,Omar Anchassi,Moiz Mohammed,Saman Fazeli,Mohammed Rustom
Publisher : International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT)
Genre : Religion
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