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Social change in Islam

Dawud G. Rosser-Owen

Social change in Islam

the progressive dimension

by Dawud G. Rosser-Owen

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Published by Open Press in Slough .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- 20th century.,
  • Islamic sociology.,
  • Social change.,
  • Science -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Dawud G. Rosser-Owen. The quest for a new science / [by] Ziauddin Sardar.
    SeriesMuslim Institute papers ;, 1
    ContributionsSardar, Ziauddin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP165 .R67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. ;
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4605845M
    ISBN 100905081013
    LC Control Number77369096

    "This is the best work I have seen on Islam and social change in a decade." -- Said Amir Arjomand "The book offers a sympathetic account of a phenomenon of extreme importance for gaining an insight into modern Islamic movements, not only in Turkey, but also in much of the rest of the Islamic world. Qassim amin’stahrir al-mar’a(the liberation of woman), published in , during a time of visible social change and lively intellectual ferment, caused intense and furious debate. Analyses of the debate and of the barrage of opposition the book provoked have generally assumed that it was the radicalness of Amin’s proposals with respect. In what way does Islam shape the social relationships? How does it limit them and why? This present book compares Islam with the western civilization and with various schools of thought. There are a lot of differences but the most striking are the fact that Islam bases its teachings on the search of truth while the other bases their teachings on the opinion of the majority;.


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