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Religious Studies 235: Cult Controversies: Race, Gender, and Sex in America's 'Alternative' Religions

A guide to basic information resources on Race, Gender, and Sex in America's 'Alternative' Religions, Religious Studies 235.

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Library of Congress call numbers for Islam

BP1-253 Islam

BP1-68 General

BP42-48 Study and teaching

BP50-68 History

BP70-80 Biography

BP75-77.75 Muhammad, Prophet, d. 632

BP87-89 Islamic literature

BP100-(157) Sacred books

BP100-134 Koran

BP128.15-129.83 Special parts and chapters

BP130-134 Works about the Koran

BP135-136.9 Hadith literature. Traditions. Sunna

BP137-137.5 Koranic and other Islamic legends

BP160-165 General works on Islam

BP165.5 Dogma

BP166-166.94 Theology

BP167.5 Heresy, heresies, heretics

BP168 Apostasy from Islam

BP169 Works against Islam and the Koran

BP170 Works in defense of Islam. Islamic apologetics

BP170.2 Benevolent work. Social work. Welfare work, etc.

BP170.3-170.5 Missionary work of Islam

BP171-173 Relation of Islam to other religions

BP173.25-173.45 Islamic sociology

BP174-190 The practice of Islam

BP176-181 The five duties of a Muslim. Pillars of Islam

BP182 Jihad (Holy War)

BP184-184.9 Religious ceremonies, rites, etc.

BP186-186.97 Special days and seasons, fasts, feasts, festivals, etc. Relics

BP187-187.9 Shrines, sacred places, etc.

BP188-190 Islamic religious life

BP188.2-188.3 Devotional literature

BP188.45-189.65 Sufism. Mysticism. Dervishes

BP189.68-189.7 Monasticism

BP191-253 Branches, sects, etc.

BP192-194.9 Shiites

BP221-223 Black Muslims

BP232 Moorish Science Temple of America

BP251-253 Nurculuk