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Innovation in Islam 1 edition

Innovation in Islam
Mehran Kamrava

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Innovation in Islam
traditions and contributions
edited by Mehran Kamrava

Published 2011 by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Contextualizing: innovation in Islam / Mehran Kamrava
Knowledge and hermeneutics in Islam today: which reform? / Tariq Ramadan
Deconstructing episteme(s) / Mohammed Arkoun
Iranian Shi'ism at the gates of historic change / Mehran Kamrava
History from below, dictionary from below / Nelly Hanna
The translation of the Qur'an: an impossible task, the classical linguistic-theological roots of the debate / Nasr Abu-Zayd
Toward a new understanding of renewal in Islam / Adonis
Creation, originality, and innovation in Sufi poetry / Patrick Laude
Innovation in the visual arts of Islam / Walter B. Denny
Liberal/progressive, modern, and modernized Islam: Muslim Americans and the American state
Sherman A. Jackson
Hijab and choice: between politics and theology / Ziba Mir-Hosseini
Modern movements in Islam / John O. Voll.

Edition Notes

Includes index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
BP60 .I56 2011

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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9780520266940, 9780520266957
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