Islam in the Modern World, 1804-1918 addresses the beliefs, practices, theology, spirituality, and history of Islam. Content includes biographies of the Prophet Muhammad, works comparing Christianity and Islam, key theological and philosophical texts (including the Quran), relevant mystical and spiritual works, and texts surveying the history of Islam.
Offering 150 titles and more than 52,000 pages, the collection allows students and researchers to gain a better understanding of Islam and to place the religion within a historical framework. It includes titles that document experiences Western scholars had with Islam in the Middle East and Asia in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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