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Crisis of knowledge and its Malaise to the Muslim ummah

Kayode, Bakare Kazeem and Hashim, Che Noraini (2012) Crisis of knowledge and its Malaise to the Muslim ummah. In: World Conference on Islamic Thought and Civilization 2012: Contemporary Challenges and Realities, 11&12 September 2012, Kinta Riverfront Hotel & Suites, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia .

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Abstract

The intellectual turmoil and knowledge vacuum facing mankind specifically the Muslim Ummah (Community) has come with a multitude of problems which requires new solutions. However, the angle of vision wherein these predicaments presented themselves before the Muslims is far different from anything they are accustomed to. Muslims of this present generation is going through "a crisis of knowledge and thought". This paper does not lay claim on providing an exhaustive solution or answers to the entire problem facing the Muslims Ummah, but rather, tries to present a chronicle of events and explanations to the following fundamental questions: why does crisis of knowledge exist among Muslims? In what ways has the crisis brings malaise to the Ummah? And how could the crisis be overcome?

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 1079/40853 (ISBN: 9786975840089)
Uncontrolled Keywords: economic literacy, economic background, economic course
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Education
Depositing User: Associate Che Noraini Hashim
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2015 09:17
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2015 09:17
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/40853

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