Islam
epub |eng | 2004-04-14 | Author:Azar Nafísi [Nafísi, Azar]

9 The meeting with Mrs. Rezvan had thrown me off balance. She was like an intermediary pleading on behalf of an unfaithful and unforgotten lover, pledging complete loyalty in return ...
( Category: Specific Groups July 17,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2009-05-07 | Author:Robert Spencer

To conclude our thought experiment, this means that the values at the heart of American law and society would change with a Muslim majority. In Europe, increasing Muslim populations may ...
( Category: Religious Studies July 17,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2016-02-01 | Author:Michael Muhammad Knight

52. From Cairo I headed back for Damascus and spent a few days looking at all the tombs again, just trying to pursue a straightforward Islam without getting spooky and ...
( Category: Islam July 16,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cook, David;

. . . a convoy of 150 mujahidin had been captured after running out of ammunition in Takhar . . . after they were captured, U.S. troops using chains hung ...
( Category: Islam July 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-05 | Author:Brian A. Catlos

The “Palace of Pleasures” (Aljafería Palace, Zaragoza); exterior. Turol Jones, 2004 (Creative Commons) Under his patronage, Zaragoza became an important center of both Arabic and Hebrew letters and home to ...
( Category: Europe June 28,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-24 | Author:Lewis, Bernard;

SEVEN Democracy and Religion in the Middle East FOR MOST OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, TWO IDEAS dominated political debate in the Middle East: nationalism and socialism. Sometimes the one, sometimes ...
( Category: Middle East June 24,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-09 | Author:Anthony Shadid [ANTHONY SHADID]

“At the end of every century, we suffer this,” Ahmed declared, finding humor in the absurdity of the statement. She looked at me, smiled, then let out a thundering laugh ...
( Category: Middle East June 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-08 | Author:David Schimmelpenninck van der Oye [Oye, David Schimmelpenninck van der]

The Kazan Theological Academy was the only one of the Russian Orthodox Church’s four senior institutions of higher learning to teach Asian languages and beliefs.105 Like the city’s university, the ...
( Category: World June 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-05 | Author:Anissa Helou

Wheat and Meat “Porridge” H’RISSEH LEBANON H’risseh, harissa, or h’riss in the Arab world, keskek in Turkey, bokoboko in Zanzibar, or haleem in Pakistan, India, and Iran—these are all different ...
( Category: Regional & International May 29,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Freely [Freely, John]

CHAPTER 11 Islamic Technology Much of the Islamic legacy in science is preserved in manuscript collections around the world, particularly in countries that were and continue to be centres of ...
( Category: World May 28,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-03-05 | Author:Davis, Natalie Zemon [Davis, Natalie Zemon]

It is He who sent down upon thee the Book, wherein are verses clear that are the Essence of the Book, and others ambiguous. As for those in whose hearts ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers May 27,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hossein Kamaly

SIX Sufism Returns, and with a Vengeance In June 1989 a hitherto unpublished poem by Ayatollah Khomeini was released to the press just a few days after he had died, ...
( Category: Islam May 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-05 | Author:Peter Adamson

Box 12 The influence of the stars Aristotle’s idea that God directly causes celestial motion, and only indirectly affects our lower world, was taken on in a surprising way in ...
( Category: Philosophy May 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-13 | Author:Timur Kuran

The Onset of Reverse Discrimination By no means were western negotiators interested only in the predictability of their investments. As their bargaining power rose, they also pursued outright privileges. Already ...
( Category: Islam May 13,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2013-03-31 | Author:Rumi

LOSE ALL DESIRE But for her, your lover wills that you lose all desire Love, when at its brightest, seeks to quench the fire Dissolution in that love, they say, ...
( Category: Poetry May 13,2018 )

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