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Gender and Sexuality

Aysha Hidayatullah

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Gender and Sexuality Introduction The study of gender and sexuality in Islamic contexts is complicated by the modern historicity of these conc...

Gender-based Violence and Islam

Liv Tønnessen

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2021-10-27

Gender-Based Violence and IslamIntroductionScholarship on gender-based violence (GBV) and Islam is fast evolving and has made key advances. In particu...

Ghadir Khumm

Arzina Lalani

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Ghadir Khumm Introduction Ghadir Khumm is well known in the history of Islam as the site where Muhammad pronounced a significant declaration in...

Ghazali, al-

Oliver Leaman

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2010-11-01

Al-GhazaliIntroductionAl-Ghazali (c. 1058–1111) is widely regarded as one of the most impressive thinkers in the Sunni Islamic world, encompassing a w...

Gökalp, Mehmet Ziya

Recep Alpyağıl

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Mehmet Ziya Gökalp Introduction Mehmet Ziya Gökalp (b. 1876–d. 1923) was one of the most significant political Muslim figures of the 20th cent...

Gülen, Muhammed Fethullah

Alparslan Açıkgenç

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2011-03-02

Muhammed Fethullah Gülen Introduction Gülen (pronounced as ‘geulan’, “eu” as in French “u”) is a religious leader from Turkey. He was born in a s...

Hadith

Jonathan A.C. Brown

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Hadith Introduction A Hadith (Arabic plural aHadith; the word “Hadith” is used as both a singular and a collective plural in English) is a ...

Hadith Commentary

Joel Blecher

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Hadith CommentaryIntroductionDuring the Islamic classical period, even after the tradition of Qurʾan commentary (tafsir) had already matured as a lite...

Hadith: Shiʿi

Kumail Rajani

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Hadith: ShiʿiIntroductionHadith, according to Imami Shiʿi Islam, is narrative record of a saying, deed, or tacit approval attributed to one of the Peo...

Hamas

Chrystie Flournoy Swiney

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Hamas Introduction The Islamic Resistance Movement, or حركة المقاومة الاسلامية (Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamat al-Islāmiyyah) in Arabic, is a national li...

Hanafi School, The

Christie S. Warren

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

The Hanafi School Introduction The Hanafi School is one of the four major schools of Sunni Islamic legal reasoning and repositories of positiv...

Ḥanbalīs

Livnat Holtzman

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Ḥanbalīs Introduction Hanbalis (the plural form in Arabic is Hanabila) are the adherents of the fourth Sunni school of law that bases its lega...

Hasan

Diana Steigerwald

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Hasan Introduction Hasan ibn ʿAli ibn Abi Talib, the son of ʿAli (the cousin of Muhammad) and Fatima (the daughter of Muhammad), was born on 15...

Hijaz

William Ochsenwald

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

HijazIntroductionThe Hijaz (Hejaz, Hedjaz), the holy land of Islam, is a geographical region that comprises most of the western part of modern-day Sau...

Hijaz Railway

William Ochsenwald

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Hijaz RailwayIntroductionIn 1900–1908, under the leadership of Sultan Abdülhamid II, the Ottoman Empire built the main line of the Hijaz (also Hejaz, ...

Hilli, al-

Sukidi Mulyadi

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Al-Hilli Introduction Hasan ibn Yusuf ibn ʿAli ibn al-Mutahhar al-Hilli, commonly known as al-ʿAllama al-Hilli (d. 1325), was a prominent S...

Historiography

Andrew Marsham

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Historiography Introduction Historiography literally means “the writing of history.” It has two main, related, meanings: (1) the actual pr...

History of Astronomy and Space Science in the Islamic World

Jörg Matthias Determann

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

History of Astronomy and Space Science in the Islamic WorldIntroductionThroughout Islamic history, important rituals have been tightly connected to th...

Hizb al-Nahdah

Allen Fromherz

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Hizb Al-Nahdah Introduction Hizb al-Nahdah, which translates to “Renaissance Party” in English or “Parti de la Renaissance” in French (the sec...

Homosexuality

Samar Habib

Subject: Islamic Studies »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Homosexuality Introduction Western travelers to the Orient furnished writing and observations on same-sex sexual practices in Muslim lands in ...

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