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Clinton Bennett (born 7 October 1955) is a British scholar of religions and participant in interfaith dialogue specializing in the study of Islam and of Muslim-non-Muslim encounter. An ordained Baptist minister, he was a missionary in Bangladesh before serving as the second director of interfaith relations at the British Council of Churches in succession to Kenneth Cracknell. Bennett has also taken part in the dialogue activities of the World Council of Churches. A graduate of Manchester, Birmingham and Oxford Universities he has held several academic appointments in the UK and in the USA, where he now lives. He currently writes for various publications and teaches at the State University of New York at New Paltz. He is a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society, of the Royal Anthropological Institute and of the Committee for the Scientific Examination of Religion. He has authored books, chapters in books, journal articles and Encyclopedia entries. He can be considered to have made a significant contribution toward developing a Christian appreciation of Islam and of Muhammad. Ahmad Shafaat writes, ‘Bennett’s approach allows him to treat Islamic traditions and their Muslim interpretations with sensitivity and respect, not often found among Christian writings on Islam.’

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Total Books: 22
Muslim Women of Power Gender Politics and Culture in Islam
2010 - Muslim Women of Power Gender Politics and Culture in Islam (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780826400871
ISBN-10: 0826400876

Studying Islam The Critical Issues
2010 - Studying Islam the Critical Issues [Studying World Religions] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780826483591
ISBN-10: 0826483593

Studying Islam
2010 - Studying Islam [Studying World Religions] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780826495501
ISBN-10: 0826495508
Genre: Religion & Spirituality

Interpreting the Qur'an A Guide for the Uninitiated
2009 - Interpreting the Qur'an a Guide for the Uninitiated (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780826499431
ISBN-10: 0826499430
Genre: Religion & Spirituality

In Search of Solutions The Problem of Religion and Conflict
2009 - In Search of Solutions the Problem of Religion and Conflict [Religion and Violence] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781845532406
ISBN-10: 1845532406

Understanding Christian-Muslim Relations Past and Present
2008 - Understanding Christian-muslim Relations Past and Present (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780826487827
ISBN-10: 0826487823

Muslims and Modernity Current Debates
2005 - Muslims and Modernity Current Debates [Comparative Islamic Studies] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780826454812
ISBN-10: 082645481X
Genre: Religion & Spirituality

Muslims and Modernity
2005 - Muslims and Modernity [Comparative Islamic Studies Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780826454829
ISBN-10: 0826454828
Genre: Religion & Spirituality

In Search of Jesus Insider and Outsider Images
In Search of Muhammad
1999 - In Search of Muhammad (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780304337002
ISBN-10: 0304337005
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Religion & Spirituality

Researching into Teaching Methods In Colleges and Universities
1996 - Researching Into Teaching Methods in Colleges and Universities [Practical Research Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780749417680
ISBN-10: 0749417684
Genre: Nonfiction

In Search of the Sacred Anthropology and the Study of Religions
Understanding Christian-Muslim Relations
Victorian Images of Islam [CSIC Studies on Islam and Christianity] (Hardcover)