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Islamic spirituality and civilization

Omer, Spahic (2019) Islamic spirituality and civilization. Dar al-Wahi, KL, Malaysia. ISBN 978-967-0729-35-0

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This book is a compilation of articles on various issues relating to the Islamic spirituality and civilization. The articles are written in essay forms and are meant to be as educating and enriching, as thought-provoking and challenging. They span a wide range of topics from the Islamic belief system, values, ethics, worldview, society, history, epistemology and education, to tradition versus modernity dialectics, general development, sustainability, art and architecture. The book thus represents a mosaic of ideas subtly interrelated and woven into a unified total that clearly shows how close to each other Islamic spirituality and civilization are. There are two main objectives of the book. First, to exhibit the true meaning of some foremost aspects of Islamic spirituality and Islamic civilization, and how they are inextricably interconnected in such a way that the former functions as the foundation, essence and moral fiber of the latter. Second, to clarify, and possibly eliminate, some of the enduring misconceptions about Islam and its civilization, at the conceptual, epistemological and practical levels. With its integrated as well as interdisciplinary approach and method, this book intends to contribute towards that direction; that is, to participate in explaining the true sense and value of Islamic civilization and how amalgamating itself with Islamic spirituality is the only way forward.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 2202/74769 Call no;: fp BPA 15.27 O44 2019
Uncontrolled Keywords: Islam; spirituality; civilization; knowledge; worldview
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam > BP174 The Practice of Islam
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of General Studies
Depositing User: Omer Spahic
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2019 15:07
Last Modified: 23 Nov 2019 18:42
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/74769

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