Islam: History, Society, and Civilization DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC775999
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Copyright: 2004

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Segments cover past and present-day philosophies, practices, and events that define Islam. This balanced program encourages students to consider how different interpretations of religion can affect government, culture, and individual lives.
  • The History and Teachings of Islam: Surveys the religion practiced by more than a billion Muslims worldwide.
  • Suleiman, Magnificent Leader: Introduces the progressive Muslim ruler who helped make his empire the richest in the world and left a legacy of art, architecture, and social reforms.
  • The Crusades: Chronicles how European Christians in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries battled Muslims to recover the Holy Land.
  • Afghanistan, 12 Years Of Violence: Discusses how the rigid rule of the Taliban brutally oppressed the people of Afghanistan.