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The Resource Great world religions, Islam, taught by Professor John L. Esposito

Great world religions, Islam, taught by Professor John L. Esposito

Label
Great world religions, Islam
Title
Great world religions
Title part
Islam
Statement of responsibility
taught by Professor John L. Esposito
Title variation
Islam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Consists of twelve 30-min. lectures that provide an overview of Islam. Discusses Islam's role as both a religion and a way of life, and its deep impact on world affairs both historically and today. Covers topics such as Muhammad, jihad, Sufism, Muslim beliefs about other faiths, the possible future relations between Islam and the West, Islamic civilization's contributions to art, law, and science, whether the Quran condones terrorism and what it says about God, the role of women in Islam, and Islam's compatibility with modernization, capitalism, and democracy
Member of
Cataloging source
P@N
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Esposito, John L
Dewey number
297
LC call number
BP165
LC item number
.G74 2003
PerformerNote
John L. Esposito, Ph.D. Professor, Religion and International Affairs, Islamic Studies, Georgetown University
Runtime
360
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Instructional films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Great world religions, Islam, taught by Professor John L. Esposito
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (73 pages ; 22 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1: Islam yesterday : today, and tomorrow -- The five pillars of Islam -- Muhammad, prophet and statesman -- God's word, the Quranic worldview -- The Muslim community : faith and politics -- Paths to God : Islamic law and mysticism
  • disc 2: Islamic revivalism, renewal and reform -- The contemporary resurgence of Islam -- Islam at the crossroads -- Women and change in Islam -- Islam in the West -- The future of Islam
Control code
sky228254875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781565856493
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9791565856492
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
6102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Great world religions, Islam, taught by Professor John L. Esposito
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (73 pages ; 22 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1: Islam yesterday : today, and tomorrow -- The five pillars of Islam -- Muhammad, prophet and statesman -- God's word, the Quranic worldview -- The Muslim community : faith and politics -- Paths to God : Islamic law and mysticism
  • disc 2: Islamic revivalism, renewal and reform -- The contemporary resurgence of Islam -- Islam at the crossroads -- Women and change in Islam -- Islam in the West -- The future of Islam
Control code
sky228254875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (360 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781565856493
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9791565856492
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
6102
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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