The Resource Green Deen : what Islam teaches about protecting the planet, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, (electronic resource)

Green Deen : what Islam teaches about protecting the planet, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, (electronic resource)

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Green Deen : what Islam teaches about protecting the planet
Title
Green Deen
Title remainder
what Islam teaches about protecting the planet
Statement of responsibility
Ibrahim Abdul-Matin
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Earth is a mosque"Muslims are compelled by their religion to praise the Creator and to care for their community. But what is not widely known is that there are deep and long-standing connections between Islamic teachings and environmentalism. In this groundbreaking book, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin draws on research, scripture, and interviews with Muslim Americans to trace Islam's preoccupation with humankind's collective role as stewards of the Earth. Abdul-Matin points out that the Prophet Muhammad declared that "the Earth is a mosque."Deen means "path" or "way" in Arabic. Abdul-Matin offers do
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Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
297.5/691
Index
index present
LC call number
BP190.5.N38
LC item number
A238 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
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Target audience
adult
Green Deen : what Islam teaches about protecting the planet, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, (electronic resource)
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Green Deen : what Islam teaches about protecting the planet, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: this deen called Islam -- Introduction: the earth is a mosque -- Part I, Waste. The problem of overconsumption -- The environmental movement as a response to overconsumption -- Green Muslims -- Green mosques -- Part II, Watts. Energy from hell -- Energy from heaven -- Efficiency and green jobs -- Living off the grid -- Part III, Water. Water, essential for survival -- Toxic waste in our water -- The wonderful world of wudu -- Part IV, Food. Feeding your family -- Urban and suburban food gardens -- The farmers' market -- Green zabiha -- American halal, setting the stage for the future -- Conclusion: following the call
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ocn690102876
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 232 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781605094663
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612885501
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f690102876
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