By Ziad Elmarsafy
By Ziad Elmarsafy
By OCTAVE FARRA
By Kari Vogt,Lena Larsen,Christian Moe
subject matters lined contain a deconstruction of patriarchal interpretations of the Qur'an; the differences among common and context-specific elements of scriptural injunctions; a re-contextualisation of Shari'a legislations; and a critique of non secular jurisprudence, rather the place this impinges on questions of sexuality and gender. outdated texts are re-interpreted throughout the lived occasions of actual buyers, and which provides complete rein to the Muslim highbrow background in its entirety. the result's an integral portrayal of revolutionary Islamic inspiration within the twenty-first century, in an effort to be a useful source for college kids and students of faith, ethics, politics and heart East reviews, in addition to policymakers in those fields.
By Ibn Warraq
By Scott Flower
Scholars of faith and coverage makers should be stunned on the adjustments taking place at the moment biggest island of the area that straddles some of the most Christianised and least Christianised components of the realm. This ebook presents a correct and deeper realizing of the character of Islam in Papua New Guinea, and determines the factors and approaches of contemporary development within the country’s Muslim inhabitants.
Combining ethnographic, sociological and ancient techniques to knowing Islam’s development in Papua New Guinea, the publication makes use of wide fieldwork, interviews and archival files to examine the institution, institutionalization and progress of Islam in a rustic that's predominantly Christian. It analyses the factors and techniques of conversion, and provides a brand new analytical method which may be used as a foundation for analysing Islamic conversions in different components of the realm.
Presenting an interdisciplinary method of the examine of Islamic conversion thorough the exam of the explanations and technique of Islamic conversion in Papua New Guinea, the ebook is of curiosity to scholars and students of Asian faith, Islamic stories and Cultural Studies.
By Jeremy Menchik
By Shah Latif,Paul Smith
COMMENTS ON PAUL SMITH’S model OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.
“It isn't a joke... the English model of all of the ghazals of Hafiz is a brilliant feat and of paramount significance. i'm astonished. If he involves Iran i'm going to kiss the fingertips that wrote this kind of masterpiece encouraged through the author of all.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator into Persian and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off through heart.
“Smith has most likely prepare the best selection of literary evidence and background bearing on Hafiz.” Daniel Ladinsky (Penguin Books author).
Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of over eighty books of Sufi poets from the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages… together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan Khatun, Obeyd Zakani, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki, Yunus Emre etc, in addition to poetry, fiction, performs, biographies, children’s books and screenplays.
By Amin Banani,Anthony A. Lee
The booklet has 3 sections: 1) a basic creation to Rumi's poetry, 2) translations of fifty three brief poems, and three) a groundbreaking essay through Banani at the place of Rumi in Islamic poetry and in international literature.
The poems are offered as classes on love. The reader is inspired to regard them as koans to motivate religious contemplation.
By Cristina Maria de Castro
By S. Nazim Ali
In the new prior, Islamic finance has made a magnificent case at the banking scene via changing into a substitute for the preferred traditional monetary platforms, spurring a full of life educational debate on how the Islamic finance can extend its providers to hide the negative. numerous propositions were aired which suggest that the Islamic finance should still think of constructing an effective Shari‘a compliant microfinance version.
This booklet brings jointly unique contributions from best specialists almost about Shari‘a Compliant Microfinance (Islamic Microfinance) to suggest leading edge recommendations and versions via rigorously learning experiments performed in a number of nations. the place opinions of the present microfinance thoughts, tools, regulatory measures and practices have frequently revolved round its perform of charging very excessive curiosity, this ebook discusses different types that draw on either conception and case reviews to supply a sustainable Shari‘a compliant replacement. Arguing that whereas Islamic finance may have made a notable contribution within the monetary markets, there is still a major query on the subject of its social relevance, the ebook offers new views and leading edge suggestions to matters dealing with the Islamic microfinance undefined.
A entire reference e-book for a person eager to study extra approximately Shari‘a Compliant Microfinance, this publication may also be of use to scholars and students of microfinance, Islamic finance, and to someone attracted to studying approximately moral and socially dependable businesses.