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Unformatted text preview: democratic procedures are now trying to address themselves to these issues. technological and scientific achievements of Western society. However they are doing so without adopting its worldview and accepting its claims of scientific neutrality and their value of freedom. That being said, Muslims are attempting to incorporate these achievements within an Islamic value system. The same applies to democracy; they are attempting to distinguish between democracy and shura (consultation) in an attempt to incorporate democratic procedures within the Islamic value system. However they are doing so in a way that will keep value-free democratic procedures from becoming a frame of reference, and thereby keeping them from having to claim the status of an ultimate value for Islam....
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This note was uploaded on 07/27/2011 for the course PSYCH 370 taught by Professor Lang during the Spring '11 term at Kaplan University.
- Spring '11