The Legacy of Jihad

The Legacy of Jihad

Islamic Holy War and the Fate of Non-Muslims

Book - 2005
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examines how jihad war, as a permanent and uniquely Islamic institution, ultimately regulates the relations of Muslims with non-Muslims to this day."--BOOK JACKET.
twentieth-century scholars are juxtaposed, which complement each other and provide a fuller description of jihad's influence." "Extensive primary and secondary source materials are presented, many translated here for the first time into English from their original Arabic, Farsi, and French, making clear that jihad conquests were brutal, imperialist advances, which spurred waves of Muslims to expropriate a vast expanse of land and subdue millions of indigenous peoples. Finally, the book
"In eight parts, Andrew Bostom's collection depicts Islam's justification for jihad and its worldwide impact that extended over thirteen centuries of war. He reproduces quotations from the Qu'ran and the Hadith, along with Qu'ranic exegesis by the greatest classical and modern commentators, that provide a rationale for jihad - disproving the argument that only through radical misinterpretation has jihad war been justified. Classical writings from Muslim jurists and theologians and
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2005
ISBN: 1591023076 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 297.72 LEG
Characteristics: 759 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Bostom, Andrew G.


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Mar 30, 2015

Some perspectives on the author: . . . . . . . . and . . .

mdsdad2cn1 Mar 27, 2015

CLEVENET: Thank you for helping fulfilling my request below.

naturalist: your sources for background of matters is, to say the least, very highly suspect and deflective of serious inquiry into current critical life and death issues such as "homicidal islamism" - as I characterize the cult of the current insane jihadism.

(Please acquire the latest book by Andrew Bostom:

Iran's Final Solution for Israel: The Legacy of Jihad and Shi'ite Islamic Jew-Hatred in Iran)


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