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Monotheism Applied to Social Issues in the Koran by Masudul Alam Choudhury

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English


  • Philosophy,
  • Islam,
  • Sacred texts,
  • Religion,
  • Islam - Koran & Sacred Writings

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8077943M
ISBN 100773460292
ISBN 109780773460294

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Monotheism Applied to Social Issues in the Koran Choudhury, Masudul Alam pages A defining theme of this work is the importance of Shuratic process, ‘identical to epistemic-ontic circular causation and a continuity model of unified reality.’. The main impact of Islam is the spread of monotheism; that is worshiping God as the one and only one God with no partner, no companion, no son, no father, no associate, and no equivalence. Buy Sacred Texts at WHSmith. We have a great range of Sacred Texts from top brands. Delivery is free on all UK orders over £ v. 1. Methodological issues and themes in the Koran -- v. 2. The nature of monotheism in Koranic thought -- v. 3. Circular causation model in the Koran -- v. 4. Monotheism applied to social issues in the Koran -- v. 5. The Koranic principle of complementarities applied to social and scientific : Masudul Alam Choudhury.

Applied Ethics; Meta-Ethics; Normative Ethics; Philosophy of Gender, Race, and Sexuality; Philosophy of Law; Social and Political Philosophy; Value Theory, Miscellaneous; Science, Logic, and Mathematics. Science, Logic, and Mathematics; Logic and Philosophy of Logic; Philosophy of Biology; Philosophy of Cognitive Science; Philosophy of. A Wahhabi fundamentalist, Sheikh al-Omar has opposed the rewriting of Saudi religious textbooks to eliminate anti-Western, anti-Jewish teachings and he recently was one of 26 prominent Saudi. The Quran is viewed to be the scriptural foundation of Islam and is believed by Muslims to have been sent down by Allah (God) and revealed to Muhammad by the angel Jabreel ().The Quran has been criticized both in the sense of being studied as a text for historical, literary, sociological and theological analysis by secular, (mostly) Western scholars who set aside doctrines of its divinity. Criticism of Islam has existed since Islam's formative stages. Early written disapproval came from Christians and Jews as well as from some former Muslims such as Ibn al-Rawandi. Later the Muslim world itself suffered criticism. Western criticism has grown in the 21st century especially after the September 11 attacks and other terrorist incidents. As of , about a quarter of the world's.

Researchers with a variety of academic and theological interests are proposing controversial theories about the Koran and Islamic history, and are striving to reinterpret Islam for the modern : Toby Lester. Judaism Judaism dates from about B.C. The first Hebrews were nomads who settled in the land of Canaan near Egypt. Unlike their polytheistic neighbors, the Jewish patriarchs (“leaders”) and prophets (“inspired” teachers) committed themselves to one almighty God. They stressed utter obedience to Yahweh in the form of a strict moral code, or law. Judaism, Catholocism, and Islam all share this same belief, the belief in one God. Sunnah The example that Muhammad set for Muslims about how to live., (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran. Islam (ĭsläm`, ĭs`läm), [Arab.,=submission to God], world religion founded by the Prophet Muhammad. Founded in the 7th cent., Islam is the youngest of the three monotheistic w.