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Confronting such key contemporary issues as racism, justice, sexuality, and gender, this book offers a revealing insight into the real challenges faced by Muslims of both sexes in Western society.

Synopsis:

Developed in response to the events of September 11 2001, these 14 articles from leading Muslim thinkers offer a provocative reassessment of Islam's relationship with the modern world.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-340) and index.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The times they are a-changin' -a Muslim quest for justice, gender equality and pluralism / Omid Safi — The ugly modern and the modern ugly: reclaiming the beautiful in Islam / Khaled Abou El Fadl — In search of progressive Islam beyond 9/11 / Farid Esack — Islam: a civilizational project in progress / Ahmet Karamustafa — The debts and burdens of critical Islam / Ebrahim Moosa — On being a scholar of Islam: risks and responsibilities / Tazim R. Kassam — Transforming feminism: Islam, women and gender justice / Sa°diyya Shaikh — Progressive Muslims and Islamic jurisprudence: the necessity for critical engagement with marriage and divorce law / Kecia Ali — Sexuality, diversity and ethics in the agenda of progressive Muslims / Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle — Are we up to the challenge? The need for a radical re-ordering of the Islamic discourse on women / Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons — Muslims, pluralism, and interfaith dialogue / Amir Hussain — American Muslim identity: race and ethnicity in progressive Islam / Amina Wadud — Islamic democracy and pluralism / Ahmad S. Moussalli — How to put the genie back in the bottle? "Identity" Islam and Muslim youth cultures in America / Marcia Hermansen — What is the victory of Islam? Towards a different understanding of the Ummah and political success in the contemporary world / Farish A. Noor.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781851683161
Editor:
Safi, Omid
Publisher:
ONEWorld Publications
Editor:
Safi, Omid
Author:
Safi, Omid
Location:
Oxford, England
Subject:
Relations
Subject:
Islam
Subject:
Islam - General
Subject:
Islamic Studies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
108-13
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.75 x 5.63 in 18.5 oz

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