By Matthew L.N. Wilkinson
***WINNER: Cheryl Frank Memorial Prize, overseas organization of serious Realism.***
A clean examine Islam in a Multi-Faith World presents a comprehensively theorised and sensible method of pondering systematically and deeply approximately Islam and Muslims in a multi-faith global. It makes the case for a latest academic philosophy to assist younger Muslims surmount the demanding situations of post-modernity and to go beyond the hiatuses and hindrances that they face of their interplay and relationships with non-Muslims and visa-versa.
It argues that the philosophy of serious realism in its unique, dialectical and metaReal moments so fittingly ‘underlabours’ (Bhaskar, 1975) for the modern interpretation, explanation and conceptual deepening of Islamic doctrine, perform and schooling as to indicate a particular department of serious realist philosophy, particularly suited to this function. This process is named Islamic serious Realism.
The publication proceeds to give an explanation for how this Islamic severe Realist method can serve the translation of the consensual parts of Islamic doctrine, similar to the six parts of Islamic trust and the 5 ‘pillars’ of Islamic perform, in order that those crucial positive aspects of the Muslim lifestyle will help Muslim youth to give a contribution absolutely to lifestyles in multi-faith liberal democracies in a globalising world.
Finally, the booklet exhibits how this Islamic severe Realist process will be dropped at endure in humanities school rooms by means of historical past, spiritual schooling and citizenship academics to assist Muslim teens have interaction informatively and transformatively with themselves and others in multi-faith contexts.
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A Fresh Look at Islam in a Multi-Faith World: A philosophy for success through education (New Studies in Critical Realism and Education (Routledge Critical Realism)) by Matthew L.N. Wilkinson