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This book explains the concept of Islamic da'wah, or missionary activity, as it has developed in contemporary Western contexts. Poston traces the transition from the early external-institutional missionary approach impracticable in modern Western society, to an internal-personal approach which aims at the conversion of individuals and seeks to influence society from the bottom upwards. Poston also combines the results of a questionnaire-survey with an analysis of published testimonies to identify significant traits that distinguish converts to Islam.


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Product Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780195072273
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publisher Imprint: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Height: 218 mm
  • No of Pages: 240
  • Series Title: English
  • Weight: 431 gr
  • ISBN-10: 0195072278
  • Publisher Date: 04 Jun 1992
  • Binding: Hardback
  • Language: English
  • Returnable: N
  • Spine Width: 23 mm
  • Width: 148 mm


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