By Imtiyaz Yusuf
This is an period while the Islamic international is creating a diversity of makes an attempt to redefine itself and to grapple with the demanding situations of modernity. many faculties of suggestion have emerged which search to put glossy Islam in the context of a swiftly altering modern global. Exploring and defining the connection among faith and information, Ismail Rafi Al-Faruqi, a distinctive twentieth century Arab-American pupil of Islam, formulated rules that have made vast contributions to the Islam-and-modernity discourse. His evaluation of the interplay among Islam and data examines the philosophy in the back of this courting, and the ways that Islam can relate to our figuring out of technological know-how, the humanities, structure, expertise and different knowledge-based fields of enquiry. This booklet comprises contributions from Seyyed Hossein Nasr, John Esposito, Charles Fletcher and others, and should turn out a necessary reference element for students of Islam and scholars of philosophy and comparative religion.