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Islam and nonviolence

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Published by Center for Global Nonviolence Planning Project, Matsunaga Institute for Peace, University of Hawai"i in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Religious aspects -- Islam.,
  • Religious tolerance -- Islam.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Glenn D. Paige, Chaiwat Satha-Anand (Qader Muheideen), Sarah Gilliatt.
    ContributionsChaiwat Satha-Anand., Paige, Glenn D., Gilliatt, Sarah.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP190.5.V56 I85 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 162 p. ;
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1417716M
    ISBN 101880309068
    LC Control Number93027368

    Nonviolence and Islamic Imperatives is a timely book that provides a valuable perspective to the ongoing dialogue on Islam, peace, and Islamophobia today. Chaiwat Satha-Anand offers his expertise as a peace researcher to inform readers on the history and present application of Islamic nonviolent movements, through contextual analysis of sacred. This study challenges these presentations of jihad by exploring the late Muslim theologian Said Nursi’s jihad of nonviolence. The book shows how Nursi’s teaching concerning nonviolent struggle, reconciliation, and religious tolerance has much in common with Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, as well as Martin Luther King Jr.

      They analyzed an astonishing campaigns over the past century. The book is an expansion of a paper that the authors wrote for the journal International Security in that caught the attention of many, since it was the first definitive study of its kind. (I cited the article in my book on Islam and nonviolence.). Nonviolent soldier of Islam: Badshah Khan, a man to match his mountains User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Realizing that Westerners tend to associate Islam with terrorism and nonviolence with Hinduism, Easwaran (Gandhi, the Man) set out to write a tribute to a Muslim who embodied the nonviolent tradition.

    Although scholars like Ibn Khaldun, one of Islam's most respected philosophers, understood that "the holy war is a religious duty, because of the universalism of the Muslim mission and (the obligation to) convert everybody to Islam either by persuasion or by force", many other Muslims are either unaware or willfully ignorant of the Quran's near. The Palestinian activist Nafez Assaily has been notable for his bookmobile service in Hebron dubbed "Library on Wheels for Nonviolence and Peace", and hailed as a "creative Muslim exponent of non-violent activism". The First Intifada began in initially as a nonviolent civil disobedience movement.


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