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Islamic Biomedical Ethics Principles and Application

Abdulaziz Sachedina

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195378504
eISBN:
9780199869688
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195378504.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book undertakes to correlate practical ethical decisions in modern medical practice to principles and rules derived from Islamic juridical praxis and theological doctrines. This study links ... More


Elaborating an Applied Islamic Ethics

Tariq Ramadan

in Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331714
eISBN:
9780191720987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331714.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter shows how the new geography of the sources of law, and its consequences for spheres of authority, can take concrete shape in Muslim societies and communities, and particularly in the ... More


Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation

Tariq Ramadan

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331714
eISBN:
9780191720987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331714.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book tackles head-on the rulings of Islamic jurists that make Islam seem incompatible with modern, scientifically, and technologically advanced, democratic societies. The book argues that it is ... More


Culture and the Arts

Tariq Ramadan

in Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331714
eISBN:
9780191720987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331714.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter examines the relationship between Islam and culture. It argues that the world's cultures and their particular artistic productions should be considered with an open, critical, and always ... More


The Growing Complexity of the Real

Tariq Ramadan

in Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331714
eISBN:
9780191720987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331714.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explores the evolution of the sciences to understand better what this is going to entail as far as dealing with texts and establishing an Islamic ethics is concerned. It argues that we ... More


Ethics and Universals

Tariq Ramadan

in Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331714
eISBN:
9780191720987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331714.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The reform presented in the course of this book must begin with reconciliation with the texts, their meaning, and their higher goals considered in history and in various human societies. There is a ... More


Freedom and Equality: From Iqbal's Philosophy to Sen'S Ethical Concerns

Ayesha Jalal

in Arguments for a Better World: Essays in Honor of Amartya Sen, Volume 2: Society, Institutions, and Development

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199239979
eISBN:
9780191716874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239979.003.0025
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

For a diehard secularist, Amartya Sen may not appear to have much in common with Muhammad Iqbal, the poet and philosopher of the East who took great pride in his Muslim identity. This chapter argues ... More


Islam and the Cultivation of Character: Ibn Miskawayh’s Synthesis and the Case of the Veil

Elizabeth M. Bucar

in Cultivating Virtue: Perspectives from Philosophy, Theology, and Psychology

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199967421
eISBN:
9780190219611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199967421.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

This chapter presents an Islamic discussion of the cultivation of character. Ibn Miskawayh, a prominent tenth-century Islamic thinker, developed a practical theory of virtue ethics that draws ... More


Islamic Conceptions of Dignity: Historical Trajectories and Paradigms

Mustafa Shah

in Dignity: A History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199385997
eISBN:
9780199386024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199385997.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

An interesting selection of discussions germane to the concept of dignity is to be found in the medieval Islamic literary sources. Within the traditions of learning associated with law, theology, and ... More


Sufi Narratives of Intimacy: Ibn 'Arab?, Gender, and Sexuality

Sa'diyya Shaikh

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835333
eISBN:
9781469601939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869864_shaikh
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Thirteenth-century Sufi poet, mystic, and legal scholar Muhyi al-Din ibn al-Άrabī gave deep and sustained attention to gender as integral to questions of human existence and moral personhood. Reading ... More


The Scale of Action: An Intellectual Portrait of al-Ghazālī on the Eve of His Departure from Baghdad

Kenneth Garden

in The First Islamic Reviver: Abu Hamid al-Ghazali and his Revival of the Religious Sciences

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199989621
eISBN:
9780199395590
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199989621.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Al-Ghazali’s departure from Baghdad in 1095 has been understood as the result of a spiritual crisis that led him to a radical break with his past thinking and an embrace of Sufism. But his Scale of ... More


Coercion and Responsibility in Islam: A Study in Ethics and Law

Mairaj U. Syed

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198788775
eISBN:
9780191830846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198788775.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Coercion and Responsibility in Islam is an exploration of how classical Muslim theologians and jurists belonging to four different intellectual traditions reasoned about the issues coercion raises ... More


Ibn Taymiyya's Theological Ethics

Sophia Vasalou

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199397839
eISBN:
9780199397853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199397839.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Among the topics that played a foundational role in classical Islamic debates about value, two stand out: What makes actions good, and how do human beings know it? In the Islamic milieu, different ... More


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