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Past Library Acquisitions

If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran
Author: Carla Power

Women in the Qur’an: An Emancipatory Reading
Author:  Asma Lamrabet

Brand Islam: The Marketing and Commodification of Piety
Author:  Faegheh Shirazi

The Politics of Islamic Law: Local Elites, Colonial Authority, and the Making of the Muslim State
Author:  Iza R. Hussin

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Constructing Borders/Crossing Boundaries: Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration
Contributors:  Caroline Brettell, Alexander Byrd et al. 

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The Fatigue of the Shari’a 
Author: A. Ahmad 

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Secularizing Islamists?: Jama’at-e-Islami and Jama’at-ud-Da’wa in Urban Pakistan
Author: Humeira Iqtidar 

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Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in a New Middle East
Author:   Shadi Hamid

Blind Spot: America’s Response to Radicalism in the Middle East
Author:  Bernard Haykel, Farah Pandith, et al.

Islam and the Problem of Black Suffering
Author: Sherman A. Jackson 

Thinking Through Islamophobia
Editors: Salman Sayyid and Abdoolkarim Vakil

ISIS: A History
Author:Fawaz Gerges

Architect of Global Jihad
Author:   Brynjar Lia 

The New Arab Wars: Uprisings and Anarchy in the Middle East
Author:   Mark Lynch

The Concert of Civilizations: The Common Roots of Western and Islamic Constitutionalism 
Author:  Jeremu Kleidosty

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Islam and Popular Culture
Editor: Karin van Nieuwkerk

Islam Between Globalization and Counterterrorism
Author:  Ali Alamin Mazrui, Shalahudin Kafrawi, Ruzima Sebuharara 

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The Orange Trees of Marakkesh: Ibn Khaldun and the Science of Man
Author:   Stephen Frederic Dale

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What is Islam?
Author:   Sheryl A Kujawa-Holbrook

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Islam and the Tyranny of Authenticity: An Inquiry into Disciplinary Apologetics
Author:   Aaron Hughes

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Astronomy and Astrology in the Islamic World
Author:   Stephen Blake

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Islam and the Foundations of Political Power
Author:   Ali Abdel Razek

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Islam and Literalism: Literal Meaning and Interpretation in Islamic Legal Theory
Author:   Robert Gleave

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Religious Minority Students in Higher Education

Editors:  Yoruba T. Mutakabbir and Tariqa A. Nuriddin 

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God Beyond Borders: Interreligious Learning Among Faith Communities
Author:   Sheryl A Kujawa-Holbrook

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Islam and the Blackamerican: Looking Toward the Third Resurrection
Author:   Sherman A. Jackson 

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Constructing Borders/Crossing Boundaries: Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration
Contributor:  Caroline Brettell, Jamillah Kareem, et al

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Ibn Taymiyya’s Theological Ethics
Author:   Sophia Vasalou

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Democracy for Realists: Why Elections Do Not Produce Responsive Government 
Authors:  Christopher
Achen & Larry Bartels
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Mulilm Institutions of Higher Education in Postcolonial Africa

Editors: Mbaye Lo and Muhammad Haron

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The Crisis in Islam: Is Islam in a Crisis or Is the Crisis in Islam? 
Author:  Dr. Abdul-Haq Al-Ani

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Sufis, Salafis and Islamists: The Contested Ground of British Islamic Activism
Author: Sadek Hamid

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Engineers of Jihad: The Curious Connection between Violent Extremism and Education
Author: Diego Gambetta and Steffen Hertog

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Muslims in America: A Short History
Author Edward E. Curtis IV

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Embracing Interfaith Cooperation Participant’s Workbook: Eboo Patel on Coming Together to Change the World
Author: Eboo Patel
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Education in the Light of Tradition: Studies in Comparative Religion
Authors: Jane Casewit

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Understanding Other Religious Worlds: A Guide for Interreligious Education
Author:  Judith Berling

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Interreligious Studies: A Relational Approach to Religious Activism and the Study of Religion
Author: Oddbjørn Leirvik a

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New Directions in Islamic Education: Pedagogy and Identity Formation
Author: Abdullah Sahin

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Political Identities and Popular Uprisings in the Middle East
EditorsShabnam J. Holliday and Philip Leech 

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Interreligious Learning and Teaching: A Christian Rationale for a Transformative Praxis
Author:  
Kristin Johnston Largen
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Women of the Nation: Between Black Protest and Sunni Islam 
Authors: 
Dawn-Marie Gibson

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American Muslim Women: Negotiating Race, Class, and Gender within the Ummah 
Author:  
Jamillah Karim

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Reimagining Liberal Education: Affiliation and Inquiry in Democratic Schooling
Author: Hanan Alexander

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The Closing of the Muslim Mind: How Intellectual Suicide Created the Modern Islamist Crisis
Author:  Robert R. Reilly 

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Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why
Authors: Bart D. Ehrman

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The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture: The Effect of Early Christological Controversies on the Text of the New Testament
AuthorBart D. Ehrman 
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A Social History of Education in the Muslim World: From the Prophetic Era to Ottoman Times  
Authors: Amjad Hussain, Abdassamad Clarke, Abia Siddiqui

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Ghazali: The Revival of Islam 
Author:  Eric Ormsby

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Rebranding Islam: Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help Guru 
Author: 
James Hoesterey

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Producing Indonesia: The State of the Field of Indonesian Studies 
Author: 
Eric Tagliacozzo

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The Family of Abraham: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Interpretations 
AuthorCarol Bakhos

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The Psychology of Terrorism 
AuthorJohn Horgan
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Muslims in America: A Short History   
Author: 
Edward Curtis IV

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Discovering the Qur’an: A Contemporary Approach to a Veiled Text 
Author:  
Neil Robinson

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Beyond Religious Freedom: The New Global Politics of Religion 
Author: 
Elizabeth Shakman Hurd

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The Sunna and its Status in Islamic Law: The Search for a Sound Hadith 
Editor: 
Adis Duderija

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The Blackwell Companion to the Qur’an  
EditorAndrew Rippin

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Pious Practice and Secular Constraints: Women in the Islamic Revival in Europe  
AuthorJeanette Jouili
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Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Qur’an 
Editor: 
Suha Taji-Farouki

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Approaches to the Qur’an 
Editor:  
G. R. Hawting

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The Moral World of the Qur’an  
Author: 
M.A. Draz

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The Qur’an and the West 
Author: 
Kenneth Cragg

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The Blackwell Companion to the Qur’an  
EditorAndrew Rippin

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Introduction to The Qur’an 
AuthorM.A. Draz

2015

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Maqasid al-Shari’a and Contemporary Reformist Muslim Thought: An Examination 
Author: A. Duderija

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Religious Difference in a Secular Age: A Minority Report 
Author:  
Saba Mahmood

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Defining Islamic Statehood: Measuring and Indexing Contemporary Muslim States 
Author: 
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf

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The Study Quran: A New Translation and Commentary
Author: 
Seyyed H. Nasr, Caner Dagli, Maria Dakake,Joseph Lumbard,Mohammed Rustom  

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The Making of Salafism: Islamic Reform in the Twentieth Century  
AuthorHenri Lauzière

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Islamic Reform and Conservatism: Al-Azhar and the Evolution of Modern Sunni Islam 
AuthorIndira Falk Gesink
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Islam and Democracy after the Arab Spring   
Author: John Esposito, Tamara Sonn, & John Voll

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Islamic Law and the Challenges of Modernity
Editors:  Yvonne Haddad & Barbara Stowasser

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The American Revolution as Affected by the Muslim World – Economically and Politically – A Historical Assessment
Author: 
Syed Mahmood

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Mawlana Mawdudi and Political Islam: Authority and the Islamic state
Author: 
Roy Jackson

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Ibn Taymiyya and his Times 
AuthorYossef Rapoport

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Religious Secularity: A Theological Challenge to the Islamic State 
AuthorNaser Ghobadzadeh
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How to Be Secular: A Call to Arms for Religious Freedom  
Author: 
Jacues Berlinerblau 

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Muslims in the Western Imagination  
Author:  
Sophia Rose Arjana 

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Islamophobia: The Ideological Campaign Against Muslims  
Author: 
Stephen Sheehi 

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Women and the Transmission of Religious Knowledge in Islam 
Author: 
Asma Sayeed

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God in the Tumult of the Global Square: Religion in Global Civil Society 
Author: Mark Juergensmeyer, Dinah Griego & John Soboslai

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Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth 
AuthorReza Aslan  
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Jewish History, Jewish Religion: The Weight of Three Thousand Years 
Author: Israel Shahak

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The Making Of Global Capitalism: The Political Economy Of American Empire 
Author:  
Sam Gindin

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Reforming Sodom: Protestants and the Rise of Gay Rights 
Author: Heather Rachell White

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Weapons of Mass Instruction: A Schoolteacher’s Journey Through the Dark World of Compulsory Schooling 
Author: 
John Taylor Gatto

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Taba’i3 al-Istibdad lil-Kawakbi: Forward by Hasan Yahya  
Author: Abdul Rahman al-Kawakibi

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Treatise For The Seekers Of Guidance 
AuthorZaid Shakir 
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The Canonization of Islamic Law: A Social and Intellectual History
Author: 
Ahmed El Shamsy

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Recalling the Caliphate: Decolonisation and World Order
Author:  
S. Sayyid

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Politics, Law, and Community in Islamic Thought: The Taymiyyan Moment 
Author: Ovamir Anjum

_997339186

The Middle Path of Moderation in Islam: The Qur’anic Principle of Wasatiyyah 
Author: 
Mohammad Hashim Kamali

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Failing Our Brightest Kids: The Global Challenge of Educating High-Ability Students
Author:Chester E. finn JR. and Brandon L. Wright

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The Islamophobia Industry: How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims  
Author: 
Nathan Lean 
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Men in Charge?: Rethinking Authority in Muslim Legal Tradition  
Editors: Ziba Mir-Hosseini, Mulki Al-Sharmani, Jana Rumminger

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Sexual Ethics And Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence  
Author:
Kecia Ali

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Families of Virtue: Confucian and Western Views on Childhood Development 
Author: Erin M. Cline

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The Walking Qur’an: Islamic Education, Embodied Knowledge, and History in West Africa
Author: Rudolph T. Ware

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God is Beautiful: The Aesthetic Experience of the Quran 
Author: 
Navid Kermani

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Qur’an in Conversation  
Author: 
Michael Birkel 
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Khul’ Divorce in Egypt
Author:

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Sufism – A Global History
Author:
Nile Green

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Islamic Law and International Human Rights Law 
Author:

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Freedom of Speech and Islam
Author:

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Contemporary Topics of Islamic Thought 
Author: Muhammad Legenhausen

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Marriage and Slavery in Early Islam 
Author: 
Kecia Ali
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Gulf Charities and Islamic Philanthropy
​in the “Age of Terror” and Beyond

Editors:
​Robert Lacey and Jonathan Benthal

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Breaking Faith A Novel of Espionage and an American’s Crisis of Conscience in Pakistan
Author:
Graham Fuller

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Translating the Qur’an in an Age of Nationalism Print Culture and Modern Islam in Turkey
Author:
​M. Brett Wilson

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A Quietist Jihadi The Ideology and Influence of Abu Muhammad
​al-Maqdisi

Author:
​Joas Wagemakers

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The One True Platonic Heaven a Scientific Fiction of the Limits
​of Knowledge

Author: John Casti

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The New Middle East: Protest and Revolution in the Middle East
Author: Fawaz Gerges
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Modernizing Women: Gender and Social Change in the
​Middle East

Author:
​Valentine Moghadam

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Maimonides:
Life and Thought

Author:
Moshe Halbertal

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Reforms in
​Islamic Education: International Perspectives

Editor: Charlene Tan

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The Awakening of Muslim Democracy: Religion, Modernity, and the State
Author:
Jocelyn Cesari

7091095_orig

The Holy City of Medinah: Sacred
Space in Early
​Islamic Arabia

Author: Harry Munt

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Secularism
​Confronts Islam

Author: Olivier Roy
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Turkey and the Arabic Spring: Leadership in the Middle East
Author:
​Graham E. Fuller

9274999_orig

Islam in Liberalism
Author:
​​Joseph Massad

4726246_orig

The Vernacular Qur’an Translation and the Rise of Persian Exegesis
Author: Travis Zadeh

993662_orig

Doubt in Islamic Law:
A History of Legal Maxims, Interpretation
and Islamic
Criminal Law

Author:
​Intisar A. Rabb

9307499_orig

Islamic law and
the Crisis of the Reconquista:
​The Debate on the
Status of Muslim Communities in Christendom

Author: Alan Versk

5674753_orig
Islamic Theological Themes: A Primary Source Reader
Author: John Renard
2684733_orig

Recovering
​Nonviolent History: Civil Resistance in Liberation Struggles
Author:
​Maciej J. Bartkowski

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Religious Pluralism and Islamic Law: Dhimmis and Others in the Empire of Law
Author: Anver Emon

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On the Muslim Question
Author: Anne Norton

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Nationalism and
the Israeli State: Bureaucratic Logic
​in Public Events

Author:
​ Don Handelman

7139132_orig

Muslim American Women on Campus: Undergraduate Social Life and Identity
Author: Shabana Mir

6437008_orig
Everyday Jihad: The Rise of Militant Islam Among Palestinians
​in Lebanon

Author:
​ Bernard Rougier
1214931_orig

Before and After Muhammad: The First Millennium Refocused
​Author:
​Garth Fowden

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A Secular Age
Author:
​Charles Taylor

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A History of
​Islamic Societies

Author: Ira M. Lapidus

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Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence
Author:
​Karen Armstrong

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Cultural Cleansing in Iraq: Why Museums Were Looted, Libraries Burned and Academics Murdered
Authors:
​Raymond W. Baker, Shereen T Ismael , Tareq Y. Ismael

4100452_orig
Ancient Religions, Modern Politics:
The Islamic Case
​in Comparative Perspective

Author: Michael Cook
376626_orig

The New Religious Intolerance: Overcoming
the Politics of Fear
​in an Anxious Age

Author:
​Martha Nussbaum

3110984_orig

The Arab Uprisings Explained: New Contentious Politics
​in the Middle East

Editor: Marc Lynch

4157612_orig

Sufism: Culture and Politics: Afghans
​and Islam in Medieval North India

Author:
​Raziuddin Aquil

4512546

A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Middle East
Author: Dilip Hiro

3580909_orig

من زوايا الذاكرة: محاطات رحلة في قطار العروبة
كلوفيس مقصود

5236535_orig
A World Without Islam
Author:
​Graham E. Fuller
1669741_orig

The Black Book II:
From Hajji Malik
Al-Shabbaz to Barack Obama: The True Problematic of the African-American Liberation

Author: Y.N. Kly

5779509_orig

Scriptural Polemics: The Qur’an and
​Other Religions

Author: Mun’im Sirry

4843886_orig

Reasoning With God: Reclaiming Shari’ah in the Modern Age
Author:
​Khaled Abou El Fadl

858910_orig

Never Wholly Other: A Muslima Theology of Religious Pluralism
​Author: Jerusha Tanner Lamptey

282513

Women in the Mosque: A History of Legal Thought and Social Practice
​Author:
​Marion Holmes Katz

9706348
Shi’i Imamate:
A Fatimid Interpretation

​Editor & Translator: Sami Makarem
3387396

Misquoting Muhammad: The Challenge and Choices of Interpreting the Prophet’s Legacy 
Author: Jonathan
A.C. Brown

2885267

Koranic Allusions:
The Biblical, Qumranian, and Pre-Islamic Background
to ​the Koran

Editor: Ibn Warraq

1445963757

Integrated Encyclopedia of
​the Qur’an

General Editor: Muzaffar Iqbal

6532445

The Founder of Cairo: The Fatimid Imam-Caliph al-Mu’izz
​and his Era

Translator:
Shainool Jiwa

6905491

For God’s Sake:
​An Atheist, a Jew, a Christian and a Muslim Debate Religion

Authors: Jane Caro, Antony Loewenstein, Simon Smart and Rachel Woodlock

5767888
Old Islam in Detroit: Rediscovering the Muslim American Past
Author: Sally Howell
2817757_orig

Islamic Divorce in North America: A Shari’a Path in a Secular Society
Author:
Julie Macfarlane

1652994_orig

A History of Islam
in America

Author: Kambiz GhaneaBassiri

834082_orig

Finding Mecca in America: How Islam
is Becoming an American Religion

Authors:
​Mucahit Bilici

5072658_orig

The Cambridge Companion of American Islam
​Editors:
Juliane Hammer
​and Omid Safi

7606084_orig

The Muslim Veil in North America: Issues and Debates
Editors:
​Sajida Sultana Alvi, Homa Hoddfar, & Sheila McDonough 

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The Leadership of Muhammad: On a Journey the Leader of a People is Their Servant
Author: John Adair
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Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in
​Sadat’s Egypt

Author:
Abdullah Al-Arian

8868003

World Religions Demystified
​Author:
​Ebrahim Moosa with Matt Cleary

9929803

Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an
​Author:
​Denise Spellberg

1532403

Global and Local Televangelism
​Editor: 
​Pradip Ninan Thomas and Philip Lee

5541696

Singapore’s Muslim Community
​Authors:
​Ermin Sinanovic

4468224
Our Bodies
​Belong to God

​Editor:
Sherine Hamdy
1412999_orig

Islam in a Foreign Country
Author:
​Zareena Grewal

8771813_orig

Ibn Khaldun’s Philosophy of History
Author:
Muhsin Mahdi

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فقه المقاصد والمصالح بين العزيز بن عبد السلام وأبي اسحاق الشاطبي
عبد النور بزا

7288355_orig

Essential Concepts
in Sociology

Authors:
Anthony Giddens
and Philip Sutton

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Analyzing Muslim Traditions: Studies in Legal, Exegetical and Maghazi Hadith
Authors:
​Harald Motzki with Nicolet Boekhoff-van der Voort and Sean W. Anthony

1445963807
Whatever Happened to the Islamists? Salafis, Heavy Metal Muslims and the Lure of Consumerist Islam
Editors:
Amel Boubekeur
and Oivier Roy
1445959727

Islam Without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty
Author:
​Mustafa Akyol

8777455

How to Read
the Qur’an: A New Guide, with Select Translations

Author:
​Carl W. Ernst

1445959693

Ghazali and the Poetics of Imagination
Author:
​Ebrahim Moosa

568743

The Formation of Islamic Hermeneutics: How Sunni Legal Theorists Imagined a Revealed Law
Author:
​David Vishanoff

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The Islamic Challenge: Politics and Religion in Western Europe
Author:
​Jytte Klausen

4284788_orig
The Social Costs ​of Pornography:
A Statement
of Findings and Recommendations

​Authors:
​Mary Anne Layden and Mary Eberstadt
8010420_orig

Radical Islam’s Rules: The Worldwide Spread of Extreme Sharia Law
Editor:
​Paul Marshall

651563_orig (2)

Against Our Better Judgment:
The Hidden History of How the U.S. Was Used to Create Israel

Author:
​Alison Weir

3179247_orig

Excellence Without a Soul: Does Liberal Education Have
a Future?

Author:
​Harry Lewis

6897843_orig

Jihad in Classical and Modern Islam:
​A Reader

Author:
​Rudolph Peters

4755320_orig

Marriage and the Public Good: Ten Principles
The Witherspoon Institute

4880625_orig
Marriage: The Dream That Refuses to Die
​Author: Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
9215976_orig

The Meaning of Marriage: Family, State, Market, & Morals
​Authors:
​Jean Bethke Elshtain and Robert P. George

1553476_orig

Napoleon in Egypt:
​Al-Jabarti’s Chronicle of the  French Occupation, 1798

​Authors:
​Shmuel Moreh and Robert L. Tignor

8526604_orig

Muslim American Renaissance Project: Answering the Call of God and the Country and Inspiring Change
Author:
​Souheil Ghannouchi

9388136_orig

What I Believe
​Author: Hans Kung

6054161_orig

We Can Make
the World Economy
a Sustainable
Global Home
Author:
​Lewis S. Mudge

1076192_orig
Crossing Cairo:
​A Jewish Woman’s Encounter With Egypt

​Author: Ruth Sohn
1445959540

The Voice of
​Liberal Learning
Author:
​Michael Oakeshott

7625328_orig

The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights
of the Poor
Author:
​William Easterly

7577586

Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era
Author:
​Julia Phillips Cohen

3588166

Conscience and its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of
Liberal Secularism
Author:
​Rober P. George

1445959518

Love in the
Holy Qur’an

​Author:
​H.R.H. Ghazi bin Muhammad

9481445
Who Speaks for Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think
​Author:
John Esposito &
​Dalia Mogahed
4194386

What is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense
​Author:
Sherif Girgis,
​Ryan Anderson, &
Robert George

1445959559

Understanding Islam
​Author: Cafer Yara

2822954

Umar ibn Al-Khattab: His Life and Times
Author: ​
​Ali Muhammad
as-Sallabi

7838481

Shi’i Islam and Identity: Religion, Politics, and Change in the Global Muslim Community
Editor:
​Lloyd Ridgeon

5946220

Muhammad:
Man and Prophet

​Author: Adil Salahi

3780613
How the West Really Lost God
Author:
​Mary Eberstadt
8296352

The Cambridge Companion to Religious Studies
Author:
​Robert Orsi

7565377

Cultural Sociology Within Innovative Treatise: Islamic Insights on Human Symbols
Author:
​Mahmoud Dhaouadi

3990458

Europe and the Islamic World: A History
​Author:
John Tolan,
​Gilles Veinstein,
Henry Laurens

716980

Finnish Lessons:
What can the World Learn from Education Change in Finland?

Author:
​Pasi Sahelberg

8262985

Fiqh al-Aqalliyyat: History, Development, and Progress
​Author:
​Said Fares Hassan

9848636
Islamic Family Law in a Changing World: A Global Resource Book
​Editor:
​Abdullahi A. An-Na’im