Understanding Islam Series IV

The Understanding Islam TV project is nearing its end.  The articles for Series III: Building a Just Society have been compiled into one document and can be downloaded from the Written Resources – Books section of this site.  All the half-hour TV programmes and their accompanying articles can be found in the UI Course section.  The fourth and final series: Bearers of the Final Message, comprising ten programmes with accompanying articles, begins to be broadcast on 20th April on Ahl ul-Bayt TV.  The topics for this series are:

1.       The initial expansion of Muslim rule

2.       Islam spreads outside the Middle East

3.       Greek knowledge passes through the Muslim lands

4.       Sifting and collecting the Hadith

5.       Theologians and their schools

6.       Islam and other faiths

7.       The Islamic critique of Judaism and Christianity

8.       Looking again at Islam and women

9.       The Art of Islam

10.     Muslims in the contemporary world