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The Resource "Islam" means peace : understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today, Amitabh Pal

"Islam" means peace : understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today, Amitabh Pal

Label
"Islam" means peace : understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today
Title
"Islam" means peace
Title remainder
understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today
Statement of responsibility
Amitabh Pal
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This decisive account of the role of nonviolence in Islam and Muslim societies, both historically and in current times, chronicles an often-obscured but longstanding pacifist tradition." -- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pal, Amitabh
Dewey number
297.5/697
Index
index present
LC call number
BP190.5.V56
LC item number
P35 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonviolence
  • Nonviolence
Label
"Islam" means peace : understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today, Amitabh Pal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inspiration at the roots : sources of nonviolence in Islam -- At the point of a sword? How Islam actually spread -- Ignored for no fault of theirs : the Sufis and other pacifist Muslim sects -- Jihad is not war : grappling with the most controversial aspect of Islam -- A most improbable tale : nonviolence among the Pashtuns of Pakistan -- Following in the Mahatma's footsteps : Muslim Gandhians -- A refusal to cooperate : the struggle of the Kosovar Albanians -- Not just a land of conflict : nonviolence in the Middle East -- Struggling against heavy odds : Palestinians and nonviolence -- To topple dictators without force : peaceful protest in modern South Asia
Control code
ocn606787551
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9780313382901
Lccn
2011000553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1585544
  • (OCoLC)606787551
Label
"Islam" means peace : understanding the Muslim principle of nonviolence today, Amitabh Pal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inspiration at the roots : sources of nonviolence in Islam -- At the point of a sword? How Islam actually spread -- Ignored for no fault of theirs : the Sufis and other pacifist Muslim sects -- Jihad is not war : grappling with the most controversial aspect of Islam -- A most improbable tale : nonviolence among the Pashtuns of Pakistan -- Following in the Mahatma's footsteps : Muslim Gandhians -- A refusal to cooperate : the struggle of the Kosovar Albanians -- Not just a land of conflict : nonviolence in the Middle East -- Struggling against heavy odds : Palestinians and nonviolence -- To topple dictators without force : peaceful protest in modern South Asia
Control code
ocn606787551
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9780313382901
Lccn
2011000553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1585544
  • (OCoLC)606787551

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