Religion And Politics In America: Faith, Culture, And

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This course covers the period from ca. 1700 to the present, exploring works of Arab intellectuals who interpreted various aspects of Islamic philosophy, political theory, and law in the modern age. Received an email from the chair of the department on 9/9 informing me that the original ad was incorrect, and that all materials should be submitted to The latent potential for enhancing ministry through technological means is significant. S/he should be able to teach courses in religion in North America, and 100-level survey courses in accord with curricular needs.

Pages: 304

Publisher: Westview Press (December 7, 1995)

ISBN: 0813318513

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