• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

A purely Islamic term, jihad literally means exerting the utmost effort, and striving for success, but has multiple connotations within the context of Islamic thought; a religious duty that needs to be performed by every Muslim. A very controversial ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles