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- Ebrahim Moosa
- Fazlur Rahman Malik
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Islam portal. Islamism is a concept whose meaning has been debated in both public and academic contexts. It is commonly used interchangeably with the terms such as political Islam or Islamic fundamentalism , giving this term more than one sense and referring to different concepts. In the Muslim world, the term has positive connotations among its proponents. Different currents of Islamist thought include advocating a "revolutionary" strategy of Islamizing society through exercise of state power, and alternately a "reformist" strategy to re-Islamizing society through grass-roots social and political activism.
Fazlur Rahman Malik
Islam, the State, and Political Authority pp Cite as. The contemporary resurgence of Islam is primarily seen from a political perspective, hence the popular appellation—political Islam. Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF. Skip to main content.
Revival and Reform in ISLAM by Fazlur Rahman pdf free download
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Posthumous publishing is always a hazardous task, and thus editors of such published work must be prepared to take the risks involved. Life did not permit him to complete his commentary on the section dealing with modern fundamentalism as he wished. Some critics may argue that it may have been best if the incomplete book was never published. Although I was not a student of Fazlur Rahman in the formal sense, I consider myself among those who benefited tremendously from his writings and ideas. Thus, when as a visiting South African fellow at the University of Chicago in , Professor Woods showed me this manuscript, I immediately expressed an interest in examining it.
He is renowned as a prominent liberal reformer of Islam, who devoted himself to educational reform and the revival of independent reasoning ijtihad. Although his works were widely respected by other Islamic reformers, they were also heavily criticized by conservative scholars as being overtly liberal. His father, Maulana Shihab al-Din, was a well-known scholar of the time who had studied at Deoband and had achieved the rank of alim , through his studies of Islamic law , prophetic narrations , Quran'ic commentaries , logic , philosophy and other subjects. Although Fazlur Rahman may not have himself attended a Darul uloom traditional seat of Islamic knowledge , his father acquainted him with the traditional Islamic sciences, and he eventually memorized the entire Qur'an at the age of ten. Afterwards, he began a teaching career, first at Durham University , where he taught Persian and Islamic philosophy, and then at McGill University , where he taught Islamic studies until In that year, he returned to Pakistan at the behest of President Ayub Khan to head up the Central Institute of Islamic Research in Karachi which was set up by the Pakistani government in order to implement Islam into the daily dealings of the nation. However, due to the political situation in Pakistan, Rahman was hindered from making any progress in this endeavour.
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He is considered a leading scholar of contemporary Muslim thought. Moosa has been named as one of the top Influential Muslims in the World.