Muslim Experience: Foundation Edition
Seeking Religion

By Jan Thompson
June 2000
Hodder Education
ISBN: 9780340775820
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications
64 pages, Illustrated
$32.50 Paper original

A study of the Muslim religion, designed for below average Key Stage 3 students of religious education. It is part of the "Seeking Religion" series, which seeks to offer balanced, factual and culturally sensitive approaches to the major world religions, along with opportunities for students to explore and reflect upon their own beliefs and values. Topics covered in this text include Muhammad; Jesus, Christians and Muslims; the Qu'ran; fasting, charity and pilgrimage; and Islam's gifts to the world.

Table of Contents:
1 Introducing Muslims
2 Awesome!
3 A man called Muhammed
4 The Message
5 Islam spreads
6 Jesus, Christians and Muslims
7 Holy Book - the Qu'ran
8 What Muslims believe
9 Prayer (salah)
10 At the Mospue
11 Imams
12 Zakah (charity)
13 Sawm (fasting)
14 Hajj (pilgrimage)
15 Birht and Death
16 Getting married
17 Family Life
18 Muslim women
19 Muslim festivals
20 Food and Drink
21 Muslim Groups
22 Islam Today
23 Islam's Gifts to the World



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