Islam and the Challenge of Civilization

Criticizes readings of the Koran that fuel violent acts, and calls for exegesis of Islam's sacred texts inspired by ijtihad, or independent interpretation.

Islam and the Challenge of Civilization

Islam and the Challenge of Civilization

Criticizes readings of the Koran that fuel violent acts, and calls for exegesis of Islam's sacred texts inspired by ijtihad, or independent interpretation. Analyzes the burqa ban in France, and suggests that the future of reformed Islam lies among Muslims living in the West, where religion and positivist law co-exist.

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Islam and the Challenge of Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Abdelwahab Meddeb
Categories: Islam
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Criticizes readings of the Koran that fuel violent acts, and calls for exegesis of Islam's sacred texts inspired by ijtihad, or independent interpretation. Analyzes the burqa ban in France, and suggests that the future of reformed Islam lies among Muslims living in the West, where religion and positivist law co-exist.
Islam, the West and the Challenges of Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Tariq Ramadan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

Tackles the issue of how should Muslims respond to challenges of modernity without betraying their identity
Islam and the Challenges of Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 467
Authors: Dr. Shaukat Ali
Categories: Islam
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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Contemporary Islam and the Challenge of History
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

The economic, social, political, military, and intellectual aspects of the Muslims' concern for history reveal the general structure of their perception of reality.
Islam and the Challenge of Modernity
Language: en
Pages: 604
Authors: Sharifah Shifa Al-Attas
Categories: Islam
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

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