Thinking between Islam and the West : the thoughts of Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Bassam Tibi and Tariq Ramadan

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Full title: Thinking between Islam and the West : the thoughts of Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Bassam Tibi and Tariq Ramadan / Chi-Chung (Andy) Yu.
Main author: Yu, Chi-chung Andy, (Author)
Format: Book           


Physical Description: xviii, 267 pages ; 23 cm.
Summary: In this book, the author assesses the social vision of three western Muslim intellectuals, Seyyed H. Nasr, Bassam Tibi and Tariq Ramadan. He finds that the thoughts of Nasr and his students promote a kind of tradition-based society, which is in harmony with the Divine Law in Islam and a hierarchical structure of society. The thoughts of Tibi advocate the concept of Euro-Islam, which tries to rationalize Islam and renders it a personal religion in the private domain. Finally, the thoughts of Ramadan emphasize a communicative society, in which dialogue between Muslims and non-Muslims on public a.