Great world religions [sound recording] : Islam / [John L. Esposito].
By: Esposito, John L
Contributor(s): Teaching CompanyMaterial type: SoundSeries: The great coursesreligionPublisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., p2003Edition: 2nd ed. ; library edDescription: 6 sound discs (ca. 360 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (73 p. ; 22 cm.)ISBN: 1565856481 :; 9781565856486Other title: Islam [sound recording]Subject(s): IslamDDC classification: 297 LOC classification: BP165 | .E87 2003b
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Includes bibliographical references in booklet.
Lecturer: John L. Esposito, Gerogetown University.
University professor and international government and media consultant John L. Esposito discusses the facts and myths surrounding Islam and its more than 1.2 billion adherents. He further discusses Islam's role as both a religion and a way of life, and its deep impact on world affairs both historically and today.
Islam yesterday, today, and tomorrow -- Five pillars of Islam -- Muhammad, Prophet and Statesman -- God's word, the Quranic worldview -- Muslim community, faith and Politics -- Paths to God, Islamic law and mysticsim -- Islamic revivalism, renewal and reform -- Contemporary resurgence of Islam -- Islam at the crossroads -- Women and change in Islam -- Islam in the West -- Future of Islam.