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Islam and New Global Realities

by Stan F. Fleming

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Selah Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fundamentalism,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Islam - History,
  • Politics / Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12329141M
    ISBN 101589300610
    ISBN 109781589300613
    OCLC/WorldCa50658418

    Islam exists in global history with its richly variegated cultural and social realities. When these specific cultural contexts are marginalized, Islam is reduced to an ahistorical religion without the ability to contribute to humanity. This limited understanding of Islam has been a contributing factor in many of the violent conflicts in the present day. Reflecting on Islam in Indonesia, the. Anouar Majid is the founding director of the Center for Global Humanities, founding director of the Tangier Global Forum, and vice president for Global Affairs at the University of New work has dealt with the place of Islam in the age of globalization and Muslim-Western relations since He has been described by Cornel West in his book Democracy Matters as one of a few.

    This book contains studies pertaining to the heart and soul adapted from the writings of early scholars. They are the realities of faith, which include repentance, patience and worship. Complimenting them are reflections on some realities of life – creation, time, tests from Allah and aspirations toward advancement of the Muslim ummah. Emmanuel Karagiannis’ book The New Political Islam: Human Rights, Democracy and Justice examines the phenomenon of political Islam and its transformations using the lens of glocalization, a distinct strand of social theory focusing on the processes through which global ideas are adapted, applied, and transformed in local this process, they paradoxically shed some of their.

    While many people speak of “Islam and Muslims” in monolithic terms, throughout history these terms have represented multiple images and realities. The story of Islam in the twentieth and the twenty-first centuries is one of exponential growth, increasing demographic, geographic and cultural diversity, and also increasing interconnectedness.   In my recently published book, Islam and Religious Freedom, from which I draw the present remarks, I argue that religious freedom is a universal human right and not .


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