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The Resource Islam, peace and social justice : a Christian perspective, A. Christian Van Gorder

Islam, peace and social justice : a Christian perspective, A. Christian Van Gorder

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Islam, peace and social justice : a Christian perspective
Title
Islam, peace and social justice
Title remainder
a Christian perspective
Statement of responsibility
A. Christian Van Gorder
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Our world is fraught with horrific expressions of violence and injustice, which are often justified by religious rhetoric. 'Islam, Peace, and Social Justice: A Christian Perspective' is a relevant, comprehensive, and empathetic examination of some of these social-justice challenges within the Muslim world. Sadly, many non-Muslims only learn about Muslim views on social-justice issues from biased and inaccurate media portrayals. This book, written by a non-Muslim friend of Muslims, offers a more sympathetic and nuanced treatment, focusing especially on points of convergence and divergence betwe
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Van Gorder, A. Christian
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Social justice
  • Islam and social problems
  • Islamic ethics
  • Islam
  • Christianity and other religions
  • RELIGION
  • Christianity
  • Interfaith relations
  • Islam
  • Islam and social problems
  • Islamic ethics
Label
Islam, peace and social justice : a Christian perspective, A. Christian Van Gorder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover -- Title page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments and Dedication -- Foreword by David W. Shenk -- Introduction -- 1. Islam's Divine Mandate for Ethical Action against Social Injustice -- 2. Islamic Jihad and the Path of Peace -- 3. Islamic Responses to Poverty and Economic Oppression -- 4. Islamic Responses to Political Oppression -- 5. Islamic Civil Rights and Individual Human Rights -- 6. Genocide and Atrocity among Muslims -- 7. Islamic Social Equality in Response to Racism and Slavery -- 8. Sexual Injustice, Sexism and Homophobia among Muslims -- 9. Islamic Stewardship and Responses to Environmental Degradation -- 10. Creating Multifaith Social Justice Partnerships -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Introduction -- 1. Islam's Divine Mandate for Ethical Actionag ainst Social Injustice -- 2. Islamic Jihad and the Path of Peace -- 3. Islamic Responses to Poverty and Economic Oppression -- 4. Islamic Responses to Political Oppression -- 5. Islamic Civil Rights and Individual Human Rights -- 6. Genocide and Atrocity among Muslims -- 8. Sexual Injustice, Sexism, and Homophobia among Muslims -- 9. Islamic Stewardship and Responses to Environmental Degradation -- 10. Creating Multifaith Social Justice Partnerships -- Conclusion -- Glossaries -- Glossary of Terminology -- Glossary of Arabic and Persian Terms -- Glossary of Names and Events -- Selected Bibliography -- Back cover
Control code
ocn868077731
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227902004
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1cg7sdp
  • 9d387c77-203c-4b3f-b90f-bff77013d313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868077731
Label
Islam, peace and social justice : a Christian perspective, A. Christian Van Gorder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover -- Title page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments and Dedication -- Foreword by David W. Shenk -- Introduction -- 1. Islam's Divine Mandate for Ethical Action against Social Injustice -- 2. Islamic Jihad and the Path of Peace -- 3. Islamic Responses to Poverty and Economic Oppression -- 4. Islamic Responses to Political Oppression -- 5. Islamic Civil Rights and Individual Human Rights -- 6. Genocide and Atrocity among Muslims -- 7. Islamic Social Equality in Response to Racism and Slavery -- 8. Sexual Injustice, Sexism and Homophobia among Muslims -- 9. Islamic Stewardship and Responses to Environmental Degradation -- 10. Creating Multifaith Social Justice Partnerships -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Introduction -- 1. Islam's Divine Mandate for Ethical Actionag ainst Social Injustice -- 2. Islamic Jihad and the Path of Peace -- 3. Islamic Responses to Poverty and Economic Oppression -- 4. Islamic Responses to Political Oppression -- 5. Islamic Civil Rights and Individual Human Rights -- 6. Genocide and Atrocity among Muslims -- 8. Sexual Injustice, Sexism, and Homophobia among Muslims -- 9. Islamic Stewardship and Responses to Environmental Degradation -- 10. Creating Multifaith Social Justice Partnerships -- Conclusion -- Glossaries -- Glossary of Terminology -- Glossary of Arabic and Persian Terms -- Glossary of Names and Events -- Selected Bibliography -- Back cover
Control code
ocn868077731
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227902004
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1cg7sdp
  • 9d387c77-203c-4b3f-b90f-bff77013d313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868077731

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