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

Jihad

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
  • 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