Islam in Comparative Context: Online Resources


Islamic organizations and universities in the United States have posted many excellent web sites with detailed information and discussions about Islam. The few listed here are one I consider particularly suitable for the classroom.

General Information on Islam

Maps of the Muslim World Perry-Castañeda Library

Women And Islam

Islam in America

                  Islamic Speakers Bureau - San Francisco Bay Area (408) 296-7312
                  Islamic Outreach Foundations Speakers Bureau (in Southern California)
                  SALAM Islamic Speakers Bureau (in Sacramento, California) (916)489-3303

Art and Architecture from the Islamic World

Science and Medicine in the Islamic World

Music From the Islamic World

Folklore, myth, primary source texts and stories

Islamic Book/Film Sources

Islam en Español