TITLE

AWLIYA' FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: THE TRANSFORMATIVE SPIRITUALITIES OF AL-GHAZALI AND AQUINAS

AUTHOR(S)
El-Sharif, Farah
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Listening: Journal of Communication Ethics, Religion & Culture;Winter2013, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the status of theologians Saint Thomas Aquinas and Muhammad al-Ghazali as spiritual masters. It explores their conceptions of the world and God and how they interpret to conventional approaches to social justice. It investigates the charity and virtues of justice for Aquinas and their association with the inner dimensions of worship for al-Ghazali.
ACCESSION #
91994005

 

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