The Resource Islam unveiled : disturbing questions about the world's fastest-growing faith, Robert Spencer ; foreword by David Pryce-Jones

Islam unveiled : disturbing questions about the world's fastest-growing faith, Robert Spencer ; foreword by David Pryce-Jones

Label
Islam unveiled : disturbing questions about the world's fastest-growing faith
Title
Islam unveiled
Title remainder
disturbing questions about the world's fastest-growing faith
Statement of responsibility
Robert Spencer ; foreword by David Pryce-Jones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Islam Unveiled, Robert Spencer dares to face the hard questions about what the Islamic religion actually teaches--and the potentially ominous implications of those teachings for the future of both the Muslim world and the West. Going beyond the shallow distinction between a "true" peaceful Islam and the "hijacked" Islam of terrorist groups, Spencer probes the Koran and Islamic traditions (as well as the history and present-day situation of the Muslim world) as part of his inquiry into why the world's fastest growing faith tends to arouse fanaticism. Islam Unveiled evaluates the relationship
Cataloging source
INU
Dewey number
297
Index
index present
LC call number
BT1170
LC item number
.S65 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Islam unveiled : disturbing questions about the world's fastest-growing faith, Robert Spencer ; foreword by David Pryce-Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : What does Islam really stand for? -- 1. Is Islam a religion of peace? -- 2. Does Islam promote and safeguard sound moral values? -- 3. Does Islam respect human rights? -- 4. Does Islam respect women? -- 5. Is Islam compatible with liberal democracy? -- 6. Can Islam be secularized and made compatible with the Western pluralistic framework? -- 7. Can science and culture flourish under Islam? -- 8. The crusades : Christian and Muslim -- 9. Is Islam tolerant of non-Muslims? -- 10. Does the West really have nothing to fear from Islam?
Control code
ocm70773669
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781594032950
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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d83ea642-d01e-40a4-b502-bed70ebc5c48
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25711416
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70773669
  • pebcs1594032955

Library Locations

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