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By Ziauddin Sardar,Robin Yassin-Kassab

ISBN-10: 1849043167

ISBN-13: 9781849043168

Ziauddin Sardar aspects with the philosophers of al-Andalus of their fight with orthodox theologians, Robin Yassin-Kassab is going on a poetic trip, Nazry Bahrawi finds how the Andalusi philosophers tamed the secular, Gema Martin Munoz is dismayed via the works of the Spanish Orientalists, Emilio Gonzalez-Ferrin argues that al-Andalus is not only a time earlier additionally a time current, Matthew Carr explores the plight of Muslims who have been compelled to transform to Christianity, David Shasha describes the achievements of Sephardic Jews, Cherif Abderrahman Jah tunes into the musical legacy of al-Andalus, Brad Bullock seeks to empower girls, Marvine Howe meets the hot Muslims of Iberia, Jordi Sarra del Pino wows to withstand Spain s new Reconquista, Alev Adil and Aamer Hussein obtain 9 postcards from Andalusia, Boyd Tonkin is captivated via a ebook pageant in Granada, Zara Amjad and Gulzar Haider reimagine the Cordoba Mosque as a sacred area for all religions, and Merryl Wyn Davies will get the shivers whereas hearing the Spanish tenor Jose Carreras belting out Granada . additionally during this factor: Vinay Lal explores Gandhi s perspective to Palestine, Barnaby Rogerson reprimands the Muslim aversion to canine, 4 poems by means of the spell binding Rowyda Amin, a quick tale via John Liechty, and a dozen luminaries of al-Andalus we must always all admire.

About Critical Muslim: A quarterly book of rules and matters showcasing groundbreaking considering on Islam and what it capacity to be a Muslim in a quickly altering, interconnected global. each one version facilities on a discrete topic, and contributions comprise reportage, educational research, cultural statement, images, poetry, and booklet reviews.

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