Islamic World by A. Rippin – new edition

Next October we will be able to savor a newly paperback edition of the outstanding work of Andrew Rippin, Professor of Islamic History and Dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Victoria (Canada). The Islamic World is a guide to Islamic faith and culture in all its geographical and historical diversity. Written by an international team of scholars, the volume covers the political, geographical, religious, intellectual, cultural and social worlds of Islam, and offers insight into all aspects of Muslim life including the Qur’an and law, philosophy, science and technology, art, literature, film and much else.

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