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A Note on Some Recent Western Writing on Islamic Resurgence by Dr. Ibrahim M. Abu Rabi-

Apostacy in Islam by Sayyid Muhammad Rizv-This book first explains the view about faith in God and whether or not Islam can be forcefully imposed on others; then comes the Islamic view on the choices a person has after he has willingly joined the Islamic faith. Next, the discussion on the issue of apostasy and its two categories; followed by the religious sources for the punishment of an apostate. The treatise ends with a discussion on some Qur'ãnic verses and some relevant issues about minorities in the Muslim countries.

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