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"Science and Tradition Values in Islamic Society"
A review of Isma'il R. al Faruqi's article "Science and Traditional Values in Islamic Society".
# 142987 | 1,250 words | 1 source | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2009 in Philosophy (Science) , Religion and Theology (Islam)


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The paper discusses how Isma'il R. al Faruqi in his article "Science and Traditional Values in Islamic Society" explores the relationships between science and the Islamic way of life and how this relationship changed over time. The paper relates that in his text he describes the two different stands towards science that can be discerned within Islamic society: one traditional with conservative values and other more liberal and open. The paper explains that he is arguing that true Islam, the one based on the Qur'an, is open to science and in fact embraces science as "integral to Islam and equivalent to piety" (al Faruqi, 239).

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"Isma'il R. al Faruqi in his article "Science and Traditional Values in Islamic Society" explores the relationships between science and the Islamic way of life and how this relationship changed over time. In his text he describes the two different stands towards science that can be discerned within Islamic society: one traditional with conservative values and other more liberal and open. He is arguing that true Islam, the one based on the Qur'an, is open to science and in fact embraces science as "integral to Islam and equivalent to piety" (al Faruqi, 239). This openness to scientific efforts is, according to al Faruqi, movement that..."

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"Science and Tradition Values in Islamic Society" (2009, December 01) Retrieved May 09, 2021, from https://www.academon.com/article-review/science-and-tradition-values-in-islamic-society-142987/

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""Science and Tradition Values in Islamic Society"" 01 December 2009. Web. 09 May. 2021. <https://www.academon.com/article-review/science-and-tradition-values-in-islamic-society-142987/>

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