Islam and Modernity

Islam and Modernity - Modernity in Islam 01/11/2007...

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Unformatted text preview: Modernity in Islam 01/11/2007 08:05:00 3 Phases of Islamic Civilization Origins (650) Mongol Period Early Modern (1250-1800) Modern Period (1800-2000) Post- Modern (2000- ?) Geography Turkey / Anatolia / Caucuses 9 th -13 th Century o India (Moghuls) Sufism Asia (South Asia) 8 th- 10 th century o Near East (Iran, Iraq //Spain) Arabia 7 th century Scholarship/ Learning 7 th Century o Quran revelation 8 th -10 th Science of Hadith o conquest literature 10 th century o Sufism/ Mysticism 12-15 th Literature (Influenced by Persian) o theology/ philosophy o Islamic Law (fiqh) END OF CALIPHATE 1914 10 th Century Sunnis ended ijtihad = interpretation of Law o ShiIs still do ijtihad Sunnis started Tqlid = following established precedent School of Law (4 Sunni Schools Remain) (1 ShiI School Remains)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course RST 100 taught by Professor Khalek during the Fall '08 term at F & M.

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