Books by Seyyed Hossein Nasr

ISLAM IN THE MODERN WORLD by Seyyed Hossein Nasr
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Released: Feb. 1, 2011

"Scholarly appendices (e.g., traditional texts used in the Persian madrasas) give an idea of the erudite, wide-ranging purview of this rigorous study."
Newly revised edition of a well-considered academic study of the modern challenges to traditional Islam. Read full book review >
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Released: Jan. 1, 2003

"A useful resource for readers seeking an introduction to Islamic thought and its major schools."
A valuable primer on a religion that, for all its monolithic appearance, is as splintered as any other. Read full book review >