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Islamic rulings on warfare / Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, Sherifa Zuhur.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis D 101.146:IS 4 (Text) 768846-1001 General Federal documents Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis D 101.146:IS 4 (Text) 768846-1002 Online document Available -

Record details

  • Publisher: Carlisle, PA : Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed on May 17, 2005).
"October 2004."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
The global war on terror (GWOT) and the battles with specific Islamist groups is, to some degree, a war of ideas. With a better understanding of Islamic concepts of war, peace, and Muslim relations with non-Muslims, those fighting the GWOT may gain support and increase their efficacy. The authors explain the principles of jihad and war and their conduct as found in key Islamic texts, the controversies that have emerged from the Quranic verses of war and peace, and the conflict between liberal or moderate Islamic voices and the extremists on matters such as the definition of combatants, treatment of hostages, and suicide attacks.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Also available in print.
System Details Note:
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Mode of access: Internet from the SSI web site. Address as of 5/17/05: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ssi/pdffiles/PUB588.p df; current access available via PURL.
Subject: Military art and science in the Qurʼan.
Hadith > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Jihad in the Qurʼan.
Islamic fundamentalism.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.

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