97 REVIEWS Antes, P. a.o. (1991). Der Islam. Religion - Ethik - Politik. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer. ISBN 3-17-011737-8. This book contents a considerable collection of articles that - with one exception - are al- ready published in the more extensive (and more expensive) volume 'Die Religionen der Menschheit, Bd.25.3: Der Islam, Stuttgart 1990'. The framework of this short-listed selec- tion is determined by the actual interests in the social and political aspects of Islam. (The preface starts by calling to mind Saddam Hussein's proclamation of the jihad in January 1991.) With its indissoluble connection between faith and politics Islam is the most challenging and often exciting world religion, which in principle claims a universal validity and accep- tance. By that it provokes many prejudices. Anyone who wants to resist it, needs subtly dif- ferentiated knowledge, above all with respect to the theological and ideological backgrounds. As a matter of priority this is the subject of the first article by Tilman Nagel 'Theologie und Ideologie im modernen Islam' (157). Peter Antes deals with different fields of the Islamic moral and legal systems and with its consequences both in the common be- haviour of everyday life, as well as in special
Journal of Empirical Theology – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 1992
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera