Eyüpoğlu, Osman
January 2004
Ekev Academic Review;WInter2004, Vol. 8 Issue 18, p195
Academic Journal
This study deals with the reasons of socio-economic, technological, political and scientific underdevelopment of Muslim countries before the Western World and examines some possible solutions in terms of religious views. While those who emphasize the political, economic and technological developments approach the question of religion indirectly, those who emphasize the positive and negative aspects of religion concern religion directly. Approaches are evaluated in terms of their acceptability from Islamic point of view. In conclusion, it is pointed out a number of fundamental qualities which are necessary for a proposed approach which is suggested in order to prevent the underdevelopment of Islamic World.


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