Islam in the Modern World, 1804–1918 addresses the beliefs, practices, theology, spirituality, and history of Islam. Content includes biographies of the Prophet Muhammad, works comparing Christianity and Islam, key theological and philosophical texts (including the Quran), relevant mystical and spiritual works, and texts surveying the history of Islam.
With the Atla Historical Monographs Collection (11 Series), religion and theology scholars can focus their research on the era and topics that most closely fit their fields of study. Eleven thematic series provide researchers with specialized content spanning from the 13th century through 1922.
Researchers can view all of the typography, graphics, and drawings as they were originally presented, which provides context and perspective to religion in American and world history.
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The collection allows students and researchers to gain a better understanding of Islam and to place the religion within a historical framework. It includes titles that document experiences Western scholars had with Islam in the Middle East and Asia in the 19th and early 20th centuries.