Bassam Tibi deals an intensive method to the issues confronted through Islam in a speedily altering and globalizing international. He proposes a depoliticization of the religion and the creation of reforms to embody secular democracy, pluralism, civil society and person human rights. the choice to this is often the deadlock of fundamentalism. The pivotal argument is that Islam is being torn among the strain for cultural innovation and a protective flow in the direction of the politicization of its symbols for non-religious ends.

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