This is an period whilst the Islamic global is creating a variety of makes an attempt to redefine itself and to grapple with the demanding situations of modernity. many faculties of suggestion have emerged which search to put sleek Islam in the context of a quickly altering modern global. Exploring and defining the connection among faith and information, Ismail Rafi Al-Faruqi, a exceptional twentieth century Arab-American student of Islam, formulated rules that have made huge contributions to the Islam-and-modernity discourse. His assessment of the interplay among Islam and information examines the philosophy in the back of this courting, and the ways that Islam can relate to our figuring out of technology, the humanities, structure, know-how and different knowledge-based fields of enquiry. This booklet comprises contributions from Seyyed Hossein Nasr, John Esposito, Charles Fletcher and others, and should end up a vital reference element for students of Islam and scholars of philosophy and comparative religion.

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