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Western misperceptions against Islam and the Muslims an analysis

Pawan Ahmad, Isham (2011) Western misperceptions against Islam and the Muslims an analysis. Journal of Islam in Asia, Spcl (4). pp. 433-452. ISSN 1823-0970

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Abstract

The current western misconceptions against Islam is not only fueled by popular ignorance and prejudices but are also cultivated by some western scholars and writers through some subtle and not so subtle writings that have few words of praise but more focus is on prejudicial fears of Islam. This paper tries to analyze misconceptions against Islam and Muslims as created by western writers, and come up with certain ways to remove the western misconceptions against Islam and Muslims.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 997/22073
Uncontrolled Keywords: Western Misconceptions, Islam, Prejudicial Fear, the Qur’an, Sunnah
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Usul al-Din and Comparative Religion
Depositing User: Mrs Maznah Zakaria
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2012 09:36
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2013 15:53
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/22073

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