The Concept of Martyrdom in Islam. Alejandro García Sanjuán

20/01/2015 20:09

THE CONCEPT OF MARTYRDOM IN ISLAM


You can access the article by Professor of Medieval History Alejandro García Sanjuán (University of Huelva, Espña): El concepto islámico de martirio (spanish) The Islamic concept of martyrdom. This article discusses, from a historical perspective, the phenomenon of suicide terrorism practiced by radical Islamic organizations. Aconcagua Books wants to contribute material for discussion and reflection on a topical issue.

 

This article was published in the collective work entitled: Lágrimas en la lluvia. Estudios sobre la muerte y los muertos  (nov. 2014), directed by José María Miura and coordinated by Juan Carlos Arboleda (professors at the University Pablo de Olavide, Seville).

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