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The Place of Tolerance in Islam

The Place of Tolerance in Islam

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Product Code: 6172
ISBN: 9780807002292
Publisher: Beacon
Publication Date: 
Pages: 126
Binding Information: Paperback 


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Paperback $17.00


Through a close reading of the Qur'an, the author shows that injunctions to violence against nonbelievers stem from misreadings. Even jihad, or so-called holy war, has no basis in Qur'anic test or Muslim theology, but instead was an outgrowth of social and political conflict.

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