Islamic Studies

In the Shadow of Fiction: How Television Is Making (Up) Muslim History

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Muhammed, Simon Holland concludes, probably never came from Mecca, but from Transjordania; the Qur'an and its teachings are largely borrowed from local religious traditions, Christianity, Judaism, Zoroastrianism; and it is questionable whether 'Islam' ever really existed...