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 USC-MSA Compendium of Muslim Texts
Islamic banks have also been resorting to purchase and resale of properties on a deferred payment basis, which is termed bai' muajjal.
The early contributions on the subject of Islamic banking were somewhat casual in the sense that only passing references were made to it in the discussion of wider issues relating to the Islamic economic system as a whole.
Many of the activities listed certainly go beyond the realm of commercial banking and are of so sophisticated and specialized a nature that they may be thought irrelevant to most Muslim countries at their present stage of development.
www.usc.edu /dept/MSA/economics/islamic_banking.html   (9496 words)

  
 Modern Islamic philosophy -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
See (additional info and facts about list of Islamic terms in Arabic) list of Islamic terms in Arabic for a glossary of key terms used in (The monotheistic religion of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran) Islam.
He argued that the basis of Islamic revival was the return to the intellectual dynamism that was the hallmark of the Islamic scholarly tradition (these ideas are outlined in Revival and Reform in Islam: A Study of Islamic Fundamentalism and his magnum opus, Islam).
One general feature of Islamist movements is that they advocate creation of "the Islamic state", though this often means "Islamisation" of the (A typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes) modern (additional info and facts about nation-state) nation-state.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/m/mo/modern_islamic_philosophy.htm   (978 words)

  
 Islamic Internet Resources
Islamic Ceramic Museum - presented in Arabic, English, and French.
Islamic Booksellers List - alphabetical listing of publishers, organizations and booksellers of Islamic and Arabic materials worldwide.
Islamic Texts and Resources - includes numerous links and a bibliography on Islamic topics.
www.library.yale.edu /neareast/islamicsites.html   (1103 words)

  
 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Shia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
This is used to refer to a follower of the Ahlul Bayt and in particular a follower of Ali ibn Abi Talib, who was the Islamic prophet Muhammad's cousin, his son-in-law, and the father of Muhammad's only descendants.
After Muhammad's demise, Shi'as were of the opinion that in addition to Muhammad's revelation, his Ahlul Bayt or household were chosen as the best qualified teachers and carriers of Muhammad's Sunna (traditions) and that they are the best source of knowledge regarding Quran and Islam in general after the prophet himself.
Because Islamic law is based upon the hadith, rejection of some Sunni hadith means that the Shi'a version of the law differs somewhat from the Sunni version.
www.baghdadmuseum.org /ref/index.php?title=Shia   (2768 words)

  
 Islamic History and Culture - Country Perspective America: Muslims in the Americas Before Columbus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The details of his ocean journey are mentioned in Islamic references, and many Muslim scholars are aware of this recorded historical event.
Engraved on rocks in the old western US, he found texts, diagrams and charts representing the last surviving fragments of what was once a system of schools - at both an elementary and higher levels.
A careful study of the names of the native Indian tribes revealed that many names are derived from Arab and Islamic roots and origins, i.e.
www.islamic-paths.org /Home/English/History/Countries/America/Muslims_Before_Columbus.htm   (1556 words)

  
 Faith, Practice, and Law in Sunni and Shi'i Islam
Islamic Law: Myths and Realities is an excellent basic article from the on-line journal Criminal Justice International and does not presuppose prior knowledge of Islam.
Schacht's article, "Law and Justice" is an overview of Islamic law written by the chief non-Muslim scholar of Islamic law among the past generation of scholars.
An Islamic Law Bibliography, consisting of secondary sources in English on Islamic law, has been compiled by scholars at CIMEL (Center for Islamic and Middle Eastern Law), which is a division of SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies) of the University of London.
www.uga.edu /islam/practices.html   (6186 words)

  
 Religious Studies Society: Online Scriptures and Texts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Texts include the Old Testament, the New Testament, the Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, the Pearl of Great Price, and study aides such as maps and topical indexes.
Includes several versions of the Bible, Gnostic and early Christian texts, texts of Eastern churches, texts from the Renaissance and the Reformation, and more modern documents such as those of Shakers and Unitarian Christians.
Paganism is not a centralized religion with a centralized text, but consists of a number of religious groups drawing ideas from pre-Christian traditions, and they tend to be categorized under this umbrella term.
www.asu.edu /clubs/religiousstudies/RSSWebsite/7scripturestexts.html   (1805 words)

  
 List of Islamic terms in Arabic Article, ListIslamictermsArabic Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
It is sometimes difficult to separate concepts in Islam from concepts specific to Arabculture, from the language itself.
The prime purposes of this list are todisambiguate multiple spellings, make note of spellings no longer in use for these concepts, define the concept in one line tomake it easy to pin down the one you're looking for, and provide a guide to unique concepts of Islam all in one place.
Those are typically of later origin that the conceptslisted here - for completeness it may be best to list Persian terms and those unique to Shia on their own page, likewise Turkicterms and those unique to the Ottoman period on their own page, as these are culturally very distinct.
www.anoca.org /islam/god/list_of_islamic_terms_in_arabic.html   (1570 words)

  
 The Persian Influence (from Islamic literature) --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
In the early era of Persian Islamic literature, the greatest achievement was that of Firdawsi (Abu…
Modern Persian emerged by the 9th century and became established as the literary form of the Persian language in Iran and northern India.
List of prominent Persian mathematicians from the 8th to 15th centuries.
www.britannica.com /ebi/article-203043?ct=   (853 words)

  
 Publishers of Islamic Material
There is a wide range of Islamic material available from publishers around the world.
It is stated that local libraries in the United States "shows an alarming deficiency in holdings on Islam, Muslims and Islamic civilization, history and culture.
Either there are hardly any books on Islam or they are written by authors who apparently knew little about Islam." To see some of their reccommendations please go to Librarians Guide.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Rhodes/9485/islamicpublishers.html   (235 words)

  
 Medieval Sourcebook: Medieval Legal History
NOTE: The texts here are public domain English translations from the Nicene and Post Nicene Fathers series, for the first seven ecumenical councils, and from H.J. Schroeder, Disciplinary Decrees of the General Councils, (St. Louis: B. Herder, 1937) [US Copyright expired - confirmed by TAN books, current owner of B. Herder's list].
Texts published before 1964 may be in the public domain if copyright was not renewed after 28 years.
This site seeks to abide by US copyright law: the copyright status of texts here outside the US may be different.] Efforts have been made to ascertain the copyright status of all texts here, although, occasionally, this has not been possible where older or non-US publishers seem to have ceased existence.
www.fordham.edu /halsall/sbook-law.html   (4132 words)

  
 Islamic Architecture - mosques & palaces.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
IAORG website is dedicated to Islamic architecture, and contains illustrated descriptions and reviews of a large number of monuments, mosques, palaces and schools.
An illustrated guide to the various Islamic dynasties, dating from the 5th to 19th centuries is also provided.
In addition, the site hosts an online book store, offers a number of desktop images for download and provides a list of Islamic Charity and Relief organizations world wide, also a list of schools, Institutes, and academies around the world that offer art and architecture programmes with Islamic art and architecture interest.
www.islamicarchitecture.org   (573 words)

  
 Islamic and Muslim Resources - The Best of the Net
Islamic Texts and Resources MetaPage (Another good place to begin one's exploration of the varied world of Islam.
The Online Islamic Bookstore (Sharing our own view of the importance of a faith that is brought into harmony with the life of the mind, these folks offer quality books, software, CD's, tapes and other AV resources about Islam.)
IslamiCity A truly elegant and imaginative site bringing the various dimensions of Islam to the Net in an unusually inviting manner.
www.aril.org /Islam.html   (518 words)

  
 UMSU Islamic Links
Hong Kong Islamic Youth Association - English and Chinese introductions to the Association; Muslim community events and news; topics and links on Islam, Quran, hadiths, basic beliefs, etc.
Centre of Islamic and Middle Eastern Law - based at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.
ISLAMIC AUDIO STUDIO of the Islamic Center of Blacksburg - listen to real time audio of A'Than, Qur'an, Du'aa, A Lecture about Islam and Christiaity and more.
www.umsu.net /links.html   (588 words)

  
 [MT-List] MT Evaluation literature wanted   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Actually I apologize, it turns out that I'm not allowed to share the exact list since we are in business and this is our competitive advantage.
However, we do list some of the companies we license from on our website under "About us, partnerships, and alliances" - Fujitsu and Transtar need to be added to the list.
Our group of linguists, along with some consulting help, evaluate each manually using a wide variety of text and web pages, comparing the results based on all linguistic components, i.e.
www.pairlist.net /pipermail/mt-list/2000/000033.html   (390 words)

  
 An Extensive Worldwide List of Islamic Book-sellers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The following list was based originally on the list maintained by John E Hinton, and since been added to.
This is a list of publishers, organizations and booksellers that deal in books on Islam or the Middle East or sell Arabic and Persian books.
Notes: Books on Islamic beliefs, practices and history in America are being sold as a non-profit fund raiser.
www.msa-natl.org /resources/Bookstores.html   (4048 words)

  
 Brill - Middle East & Islamic Studies
Islamic Historiography and 'Bulghar' Identity Among the Tatars and Bashkirs of Russia
Arabic text edited by Keiji Yamamoto, with an English translation by Keiji Yamamoto and Charles Burnett.
Latin text edited by Charles Burnett, with a commentary on the Arabic and Latin texts, and Arabic Latin.
www.burioni.it /libri/news/brill3/middle.htm   (1282 words)

  
 Islamic Philosophy Online
In addition, we have a forum for the discussion of issues in Islamic thought, general resources for the study of philosophy, a catalog of upcoming events in the field, among other useful resources.
Islamic Philosophy by M. Saeed Sheikh (This book has been published under four different names--this is the original!) (pdf format) It is a very brief introduction to main areas of the discipline.
Islamic Philosophical Arguments for the Existence of God.
www.muslimphilosophy.com   (1280 words)

  
 SOAS: SOAS Degrees & Programmes: BA Arabic and Islamic Studies
List of courses (BA Arabic and Islamic Studies)
N.B. Many courses on List (c) are run by departments other than NME.
Permission to take any optional course is at the discretion of the course convenor.
www.soas.ac.uk /studying/courseinfo.cfm?courseinfosectionsid=1327   (97 words)

  
 Arabic Islamic Texts: An Advanced Summer Intensive
The Arabic texts will be drawn from Qur'an, tafsir, hadith, grammar, classical Sufism, and modern political tracts (including fatawa by Bin Laden and al-Qa'ida documents).
The goal of the class is to give students experience in the reading, comprehension, and translation into English of Islamic texts.
Instructor: Dr. Kenneth Honerkamp ---After studying Islamic texts for 10 years in traditional madrasas in the Northwest Frontier region of Pakistan, Dr. Honerkamp studied Arabic in Morocco, taking a degree in Arabic literature from Qayrawan University in Marrakech.
www.uga.edu /islam/islamicarabic.html   (507 words)

  
 Internet Islamic History Sourcebook
The lists below seem to be part of a certain genre of list creation, usually to make the claim (which is true) that Islam had a glorious role in the history of science.
The text is On the Harmony of Religions and Philosophy, or in Arabic Kitab fasl al-maqal, with its appendix (Damina).
The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela Critical Text, Translation and Commentary by Marcus Nathan Adler.
www.fordham.edu /halsall/islam/islamsbook.html   (5127 words)

  
 Islamic World: A List of Links
Islamic portal based in Saudi Arabia, supervised by the Salafi dissident Shaykh Salman al-Oudah who had some influence on Arab Jihadis.
High-volume list sponsored by the Eurasia Research Center, to discuss geopolitical relations and the internal politics of the countries of the Central Eurasian Region.
MELCOM/UK list, deals with concerns common to librarians, archivists and academics with responsibility for or and interest in Middle Eastern and Islamic collections and bibliography.
folk.uio.no /albrech/CybIslamLinks.html   (5725 words)

  
 An Extensive Worldwide List of Islamic Book-sellers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Notes: Islamicity's cyber bookstore has a wide variety of Islamic books, neatly arranged in many categories, with a comprehensive and fast search engine.
It introduces Islamic concepts and values to children in a style that is fun for them to watch.
Notes: Publisher of Islamic books in Czeck language we are prepearing to publish Qoran as well as two other books already published and other 4 waiting.
www.msanational.com /resources/Bookstores.html   (4048 words)

  
 Islamic religion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Islam and Islamic Studies, Arabic, and Religion (Dr. Godlas, University of Georgia)
Tradition and Innovation in the Study of Islamic History: The Evolution of North American Scholarship since 1960Lecture at the University of Tokyo ; Comments on the Lecture by Masashi HANEDA (lecture presented: 21 October, 1997)
Chronology of Islamic Civilization (Based on the "Chronological Table" in Gerhard Endress, An Introduction to Islam, tr.
www.library.cornell.edu /colldev/mideast/islam.htm   (855 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Hadith Literature : Its Origin, Development & Special Features (Islamic Texts Society): Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
This item is not eligible for Amazon Prime, but over a million other items are.
Overall it is more like Historical text rather than techinal or philosophical explanations.
Product offered violates Amazon.com's policy on items that can be listed for sale.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0946621381?v=glance   (587 words)

  
 List_of_battles_ : Essential Information, explanation, recent texts, monographs, and relevant links.
The Civil War Book of Lists: Thousands of Facts About the Devastation, the Battles, and the Personal Triumphs of the War America Could Never Win by Donald Cartmell
Alphabetical List of the Battles of the War of the Rebellion (American Civil War Surgery Series, No 11) by John Wesley Wells
Concise History of the One Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, from the Date of Organization to the End of the Rebellion: With a by John H. Gilson
www.asteroidwatch.net /primary/politics/List_of_battles_.html   (322 words)

  
 living islam - islamic tradition
Here we present some authentic texts from the Islamic tradition and references of Islam as the middle path, neither extremist viewpoints, nor modernist interpretations.
Islam cannot be reduced to an utopia for the perfect society in this world - dunya, which is but a support for the Hereafter and Islam is neither limited to the domain of faith, nor to its domain of law: instead there has to be a revival of Islamic "haqîqah" (divine wisdom)...
The meaning of Nafs, Muhammad 'Afifi al-'Akiti < all of his texts >
www.abc.se /~m9783/english.html   (493 words)

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