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A discourse on religious pluralism: a short survey

Muhamad Shukri, Abdul Salam and Abdul Razak, Mohd Abbas (2018) A discourse on religious pluralism: a short survey. Al-Itqan: Journal of Islamic Sciences and Comparative Studies, 2 (2). pp. 43-63.

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Abstract

This paper aims to make a short survey on the discourse of religious pluralism nowadays. The emphasis is made on its inception and development, and the personalities who responsible to disseminate this ideology to the Western and Muslim people all over the world. The research employs the qualitative methodology in which the data collected are analyzed using the textual and content analysis approach. Finding reveals that the liberal among the Muslim scholars embrace the interpretation given by John Hick without complaining, while mainstream scholars oppose to it by saying that the true message of the Qur’an is Tawḥīd (Oneness of God) and religious tolerance.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 1583/69196
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pluralism, Religion, Rashid, Philosophy, Islam
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam > BP170 Works in defense of Islam. Islamic apologetics
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam > BP171 Relation of Islam to other religions
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Usul al-Din and Comparative Religion
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Fundamental and Inter-Disciplinary Studies (Effective: 5th Feb 2014)
Depositing User: Dr. Mohd Abbas Abdul Razak
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2019 11:00
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2019 11:00
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/69196

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