War and Peace in Islam: The Uses and Abuses of Jihad

This book aims to reveal the real meaning of jihad and to rectify many of the misunderstanding that surround both it and Islam's relation to the 'Other'.


Written by a number of Islamic religious authorities and Muslim Scholars, this work presents the views and techings of mainstream Sunni and Shi'ii Islam on the subject of jihad. It authoritatively presents jihad as it is understood by the majority of the world's 1.7 billion Muslims in the world today, and supports this understanding with extensive detail and scholarship.


Edited by HRH Prince Ghazi Muhammad, Ibrahim Kalin and Mohammad Hashim Kamali

ISBN 978-1-903682-83-8

The Islamic Texts Society Cambridge

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