Akbar Ahmed

Akbar S. Ahmed is the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies and professor of International Relations at American University, in Washington, D.C.

Women and the Birth of Islam

How were women instrumental to Islam’s development into a major world religion?

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South Asia: A Battleground Between Muslims and Hindus?

How can Muslims and Hindus in South Asia achieve a dependable peace?

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Islam and War — The Real Story

What are the Islamic rules for war?

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