Nonviolence and peace building in Islam : theory and practice
University Press of Florida,
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|Item Description:||Contents: pt. I. Peace building and nonviolence in Islamic religion and culture : a theoretical framework. The study of Islam, nonviolence, and peace ; Islamic principles of nonviolence and peace building : a framework -- pt. II. Social, political, and cultural applications of nonviolent strategies in Muslim communities. Peace building and nonviolence in a sociocultural context : traditional Arab-Muslim mechanisms for dispute resolution ; Nonviolent peace-building initiatives in Arab-Muslim communities : myths and obstacles in a training framework ; Peace building and nonviolent political movements in Arab-Muslim communities : a case study of the Palestinian Intifada ; Conclusion.|
|Physical Description:||viii, 233 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references (p. -228) and index.|
|ISBN:||0813025958 (cloth : alk. paper)|
9780813025957 (cloth : alk. paper)