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    Author Ibn Warraq

    Title Why I am not a Muslim / by Ibn Warraq
    Imprint Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1995

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    Descript xvi, 402 p. ; 24 cm
    Contents The Rushdie affair -- The origins of Islam -- The problem of sources -- Muhammad and his message -- The Koran -- The totalitarian nature of Islam -- Is Islam compatible with democracy and human rights? -- Arab imperialism, Islamic colonialism -- The Arab conquests and the position of non-Muslim subjects -- Heretics and heterodoxy, atheism and freethought, reason and revelation -- Greek philosophy and science and their influence on Islam -- Sufism or Islamic mysticism -- Al-Ma'arri -- Women and Islam -- Taboos: wine, pigs, and homosexuality -- Final assessment of Muhammad -- Islam in the West
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-389) and index
    Note retain CNY-SPA 20140101 10 yrs colgu
    Subject Islam -- Controversial literature
    ISBN/ISSN 0879759844 (acid-free paper)


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