|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Robert O. Collins is Professor of History in the University of California, Santa Barbara. They have previously co-authored three books: Requiem for The Sudan: War, Drought, and Disaster Relief on the Nile (1995), Africa's Thirty Years' War: Chad, Libya, and the Sudan, 1963-1993 (1999), and Revolutionary Sudan: Hasan al-Turabi and the Islamist State, 1989-2000 (2003).
Table of Contents1. The third pillar of Islam: zakat; 2. Saudi Arabia and its Islamic charities; 3. The banks; 4. Afghanistan beginnings; 5. Islamic charities and the revolutionary Sudan; 6. Islam at war in the Balkans; 7. The Central Asian crescent and Russia; 8. From Afghanistan to Southeast Asia; 9. The Holy Land; 10. The Islamisation of Europe; 11. Islamic charities in North America.