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Title Islam and modernity : Muslim intellectuals respond / edited by John Cooper, Ronald L. Nettler and Muhammad Mahmoud.

Imprint London, [England] : I. B. Tauris, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  297.2114 Is4 2000    ---  Available
Description xii, 228 p. ; 22 cm.
Note Originally published: 1998.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Culture of modernity in Islam and the Middle East / Derek Hopwood -- Nature, hyperbole, and the colonial state : some Muslim appropriations of European modernity in late nineteenth-century Urdu literature / Javed Majeed -- Limits of the sacred : the epistemology of `Abd al-Karim Soroush / John Cooper -- Islamic scholar and religious leader : Shaikh Muhammad Sa`id Ramadan al-Buti / Andreas Christmann -- Islamic history, Islamic identity and the reform of Islamic law : the thought of Husayn Ahmad Amin / Nadia Abu-Zahra -- Mahmud Muhammad Taha's second message of Islam and his modernist project / Mohamed Mahmoud -- Mohamed Talbi's ideas on Islam and politics : a conception of Islam for the modern world / Ronald L. Nettler -- Can modern rationality shape a new religiosity? Mohamed Abed Jabri and the paradox of Islam and modernity / Abdou Filali-Ansari -- Islam, Europe, the West : meanings-at-stake and the will-to-power / Mohammed Arkoun -- Divine attributes in the Qur'an : some poetic aspects / Nasr Hamid Abu Zaid.
Subject Islam and secularism.
Islam and science.
Added Author Nettler, Ronald L.
Mahmoud, Muhammad.
Cooper, John, 1947 August 24-
ISBN 1860645313

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