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Published: 04 June 2013

384 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199730933

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Striving in the Path of God

Jihad and Martyrdom in Islamic Thought

Asma Afsaruddin

  • Historically-grounded discussion of the varied meanings of jihad
  • Close, diachronic study of texts from different genres not usually consulted on this topic