An A-Z dictionary edited by John L. Esposito for general readers on the faith, institutions, movements, and concepts of the modern Islamic world. Approximately 2000 entries span the religious, political, and social spheres of modern Islam with background historical entries and particular emphasis on Islam and the West. Designed for general readers with little or no knowledge of this burgeoning and increasingly important world religion.Publication of The Oxford Dictionary of Islam is the next logical step in a long- term partnership with Oxford to provide major ... I recently wrote What Everyone Needs to Know About Islam (in question and answer format), which addressedanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Oxford Dictionary of Islam|
|Author||:||John L. Esposito|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2004|