In this updated and expanded edition of The Search for Beauty in Islam, Abou El Fadl offers eye-opening and enlightening insights into the contemporary realities of the current state of Islam and the West. Through a qconference of the books, q an imagined conference of Muslim intellects from centuries past, Abou El Fadl examines the ugliness that has come to plague Muslim realities and attempts to reclaim what he maintains is a core moral value in Islam-the value of beauty. Abou El Fadl argues that the rekindling of the forgotten value of beauty is essential for Muslims today to take back what has been lost to the fundamentalist forces that have denigrated their religion.A Conference of the Books Khaled Abou El Fadl ... 163, 242, 246; culture and, 71; law and, xv, 23, 84; principle of, 350 moral values, 118, 119, 122 Moses, 40, 269 mosques, 206, 246; conflict in, 204, 205, 212; rules of conduct in, 208 movement, 76 mozarabs, 303 muallaqa (suspended person), 178, 180 mna#39;amalat (socialanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Search for Beauty in Islam|
|Author||:||Khaled Abou El Fadl|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2001|