The Resource In the footsteps of Muhammad : understanding the Islamic experience, John Renard

In the footsteps of Muhammad : understanding the Islamic experience, John Renard

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In the footsteps of Muhammad : understanding the Islamic experience
Title
In the footsteps of Muhammad
Title remainder
understanding the Islamic experience
Statement of responsibility
John Renard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Renard, John
Dewey number
297
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP161.2
LC item number
.R46 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islam
Label
In the footsteps of Muhammad : understanding the Islamic experience, John Renard
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-171) and index
Contents
1. Mapping the Straight Path: The Foundations of Islamic Religious Experience. Islamic Images of God. The Quran and the History of Revelation. Muhammad and the History of Prophethood. A Note on Journey Imagery in Its Arabic-Islamic Context -- 2. Hijra: Signs on the Horizons and Striving in the Way of God. Hijra as a Metaphor for Life as "Striving in the Way of God" (Jihad fi sabil Allah). Signs on the Horizons. Islam and the Human Community. Dimensions of Striving in the Way of God. Islam and Environment. Islamic Economics. Islam and Human Rights. Islam and International Relations: War and Peace. Islam and Interreligious Relations -- 3. Hajj: Signs Among Believers and Return to the Center on the Main Road (Sharia). Hajj as Metaphor for Return to the Center. Signs Among Believers: Islam as a Unique Faith Community. History and Models of Leadership: Caliphate and Imamate. Interpreting the Signs: Authority and Implementation of Sources. Responding to Signs Among Believers: The Range of Islamic Tradition -- 4. Isra/Miraj: Signs Within the Self and the Individual Spiritual Path (Tariqa). Isra/Miraj as Metaphor for the Spiritual Life. Signs Within the Self and Setting Out on the Path. The Science of Hearts: Reading the Signs Within the Self. Personal Prayer and the Ethical Demands of the Path. All Things Perish, Save the Face of God. And Unto God Is Your Return: Coming Full Circle -- Epilogue: Islam in America: Last Leg of a Global Journey
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 173 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035653631
Label
In the footsteps of Muhammad : understanding the Islamic experience, John Renard
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-171) and index
Contents
1. Mapping the Straight Path: The Foundations of Islamic Religious Experience. Islamic Images of God. The Quran and the History of Revelation. Muhammad and the History of Prophethood. A Note on Journey Imagery in Its Arabic-Islamic Context -- 2. Hijra: Signs on the Horizons and Striving in the Way of God. Hijra as a Metaphor for Life as "Striving in the Way of God" (Jihad fi sabil Allah). Signs on the Horizons. Islam and the Human Community. Dimensions of Striving in the Way of God. Islam and Environment. Islamic Economics. Islam and Human Rights. Islam and International Relations: War and Peace. Islam and Interreligious Relations -- 3. Hajj: Signs Among Believers and Return to the Center on the Main Road (Sharia). Hajj as Metaphor for Return to the Center. Signs Among Believers: Islam as a Unique Faith Community. History and Models of Leadership: Caliphate and Imamate. Interpreting the Signs: Authority and Implementation of Sources. Responding to Signs Among Believers: The Range of Islamic Tradition -- 4. Isra/Miraj: Signs Within the Self and the Individual Spiritual Path (Tariqa). Isra/Miraj as Metaphor for the Spiritual Life. Signs Within the Self and Setting Out on the Path. The Science of Hearts: Reading the Signs Within the Self. Personal Prayer and the Ethical Demands of the Path. All Things Perish, Save the Face of God. And Unto God Is Your Return: Coming Full Circle -- Epilogue: Islam in America: Last Leg of a Global Journey
Extent
1 online resource (iv, 173 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035653631

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