Demystifying Islam is a concise guide to what Islam really teaches about provocative topics, from the burqa to Shariah law. After a short introduction to basic beliefs and practices, each chapter boldly tackles a challenging topic about Islam today. The book is forthright about issues where Muslims disagree, and provides a single, engaging source where readers can turn for answers to these important topics.
CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 01. BEGIN WITH THE BASICS-BEFORE WE CAN DEMYSTIFY; Chapter 02. DEMYSTIFYING THE ORIGINS OF ISLAM; Chapter 03. DEMYSTIFYING JIHAD; Chapter 04. DEMYSTIFYING SHARIAH; Chapter 05. DEMYSTIFYING ISLAM'S VIEW OF RELIGIOUS FREEDOM; Chapter 06. DEMYSTIFYING ISLAM'S VIEW OF FREE SPEECH; Chapter 07. DEMYSTIFYING WOMEN'S RIGHTS IN ISLAM; Chapter 08. DEMYSTIFYING ISLAM'S VIEW OF JESUS CHRIST; Chapter 09. DEMYSTIFYING THE SECTS OF ISLAM; NOTES; INDEX; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Includes index. Description based on print version record.