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Published: 27 June 2013

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780199730933

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Striving in the Path of God

Jihad and Martyrdom in Islamic Thought

Asma Afsaruddin

  • A historical examination of the changing meaning of the word jihad
  • Takes into account medieval texts whose relevance to this topic is usually ignored