About the book:
This book is a preliminary attempt to integrate/unify the Islamization of the North, South, West, and East into one worldwide phenomenon, and locate the beginnings of Islamization in the Philippines within an Islamic historical framework. The book also includes a corpus of classical Arabic sources: from the legendary Andalusian women’s writings in the 10th century and the accounts of Ibn Mājid Sūluk in the 15th.
Publisher: University of the Philippines Press
Publication Date: 2013
About the author:
Isaac Donoso is a scholar of Islamic and Philippine Studies teaching at the University of Alicante in Spain. He won the research prize Ibn-al-Abbar— the most important Spanish award in Islamic Studies and the Premio Juan Andrés de Ensayo e Investigaciòn en Ciencias Humanas.