TITLE

Islam and Modernity

AUTHOR(S)
Malik, Habib C.
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1991, Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the increasing attention of Western people in Islam following the end of communism in several European countries. Important implications of the Islamic Umma perspective that sets Islam apart; Factors that reinforced Islamic skepticism toward Western concepts such as modernity; Precedents in the history of Islam that offer a hope for future ijtihad with legitimacy.
ACCESSION #
17727842

 

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