Peace and the Limits of War: Transcending the Classical Conception of Jihad

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This book provides a systematic analysis of the Quranic reference and the prophetic traditions on peace and war. Examines the views of classical and modern Islamic scholars in light of the original intent of the Shariah.

About the Author:

Dr. Louay M. Safi has a Ph.D in Political Science and is currently Visiting Professor at George Washington University, USA, as well as President of the Association of Muslim Social Scientists. He serves on the board of several leading Muslim organizations and is former Director of Research at the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT), as well as former Editor of the American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences (AJISS).

Author: Louay M. Safi
Publisher: The International Institute of Islamic Thought
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1565644026
ISBN-13: 978-1565644021
Paperback: 64 pages