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Islam and Development

John L. Esposito

Islam and Development

Religion and Sociopolitical Change (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Paperback))

by John L. Esposito

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Published by Syracuse university press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8049214M
    ISBN 100815622309
    ISBN 109780815622307

    Welcome to islamicbook. The islamicbook is a website that facilitates access to islamic books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all. This book analyzes the development of Islam and Muslim communities in the West, including influences from abroad, relations with the state and society, and internal community dynamics. The project examines the emergence of Islam in the West in relation to the place of Muslim communities as part of the social fabric of Western societies. The historiography of early Islam is the scholarly literature on the early history of Islam during the 7th century, from Muhammad's first revelations in until the disintegration of the Rashidun Caliphate in , and arguably throughout the 8th century and the duration of the Umayyad Caliphate, terminating in the incipient Islamic Golden Age around the beginning of the 9th .


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