Islamic sociology is a discipline of Islamic studies and the social sciences.
Supplemental catalog subcollection information: American Libraries Collection; Historical Literature; English or French; Includes bibliographical references and index
Excerpt: During the Crusades, all sorts of slanders were leveled against the Prophet Muhammad. With the birth of the modern age, which is characterized by a greater degree of religious tolerance and freedom of thought, there has been a change in the approach of western authors who study the Prophet's life and characters. A sampling of their views is given below.
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Excerpt: THE path of those whom Thou hast favoured; Not the (path) of those who earn Thine anger nor of those who go astray.
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The inauguration of the Regional Consultation on Improving Maternal and
Newborn Health: the Role of Family Planning began with Dr Monir Islam,
Director, Family and Community Health, reading the inaugural address of Dr
Uton Muchtar Rafei, WHO Regional Director, South-East Asia Region. In his
address the Regional Director noted that pregnancy related mortality and
morbidity were highest among the world's poorest communities. The majority
of the half a milli...
Spatial disparities in pre-crisis Indonesia prevailed at moderate levels despite significant differences in the regional distribution of natural endowments and industrial activities and despite a highly centralised and autocratic form of governance that characterised the New Order regime under Suharto.2 Furthermore, such an outcome occurred in a context of rapid growth and sustained reductions in income poverty ? although there was a sharp, but transient, reversal in the...