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Islam and anthropology: opposition or harmony?

Md Yassin, Khairil Azhar (2012) Islam and anthropology: opposition or harmony? In: Monthly Intellectual Seminar - Series No. 2/2012, March 23, 2012, Seminar Room, HS Building, KIRKHS, IIUM. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This paper represents a humble attempt made by the author in Islamizing anthropology. The paper intends, briefly, to conceptualize the basic issues in Islamization of social sciences with particular reference to anthropology. The basic issues, among others, include the relationship between Islam and anthropology, the foundation, and the sources in integrating Islamic principles in Western anthropology. Since the nature of this paper is introductory, it will attempt to delineate these three basic issues as simple as possible in order to present the approaches that Muslim anthropologists could adopt in their endeavor to inject Islamic values into the discipline. The author hopes to examine the main issues of the discussion in this article in a more coherent manner in the future.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 5418/26070
Uncontrolled Keywords: Anthropology; Islamization; Islam; Social Sciences
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Depositing User: Br Khairil Azhar Md Yassin
Date Deposited: 29 May 2013 15:43
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2013 15:09
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/26070

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