The No-nonsense Guide To Islam

by Ziauddin Sardar
The No-nonsense Guide To Islam
  • ISBN-13: 9781904456612
  • Author(s): Ziauddin Sardar
  • Subject: Religion: general|Religion & beliefs
  • Publisher: New Internationalist
  • Imprint: New Internationalist
  • Publication Date: 05-04-2007
  • Format: p/b

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A balanced portrayal of |real Islam|, looking beyond the common perceptions and polemical debates. It shows what Islam has achieved and shows why a better understanding of Muslims is needed throughout the world. But it also explains why Islam needs to make itself more relevant by showing it can create a tolerant and peaceful society, and explores the steps for reform. A plain-speaking, independent view that informs current debates and puts modern developments into the context of the history of Islam and its people.
About the book

A balanced portrayal of |real Islam|, looking beyond the common perceptions and polemical debates. It shows what Islam has achieved and shows why a better understanding of Muslims is needed throughout the world. But it also explains why Islam needs to make itself more relevant by showing it can create a tolerant and peaceful society, and explores the steps for reform. A plain-speaking, independent view that informs current debates and puts modern developments into the context of the history of Islam and its people.