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Islam and education : myths and truths

Author: Wadād Qāḍī; Victor Billeh
Publisher: Chicago : University Of Chicago Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the world of education in Islam since the medieval era, illuminating the struggle among Islamic scholars and educators over whether to reform or resist as a way of preserving identity. This  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wadād Qāḍī; Victor Billeh
ISBN: 9780226421872 0226421872
OCLC Number: 938574430
Description: 223 s. : illustrations
Contents: Preface / David Post, Mark Ginsburg, and Heidi Ross --
Education in Islam --
myths and truths / Wadad Kadi --
Islamic reformation : a history of Madrasa reform and legal change in Egypt / Indira Falk Gesink --
"When Muʻawiya entered the curriculum" --
some comments on the Iraqi education system in the interwar period / Orit Bashkin --
Be masters in that you teach and continue to learn : medieval Muslim thinkers on educational theory / Sebastian Günther --
Islamic education and civil society : reflections on the Pesantren tradition in contemporary Indonesia / Florian Pohl --
Reclaiming an ideal : the Islamization of education in the southern Philippines / Jeffrey Ayala Milligan --
"A modern, integral, and open understanding" : Sunni Islam and Lebanese identity in the Makassed Association / Mandy Terc --
Religious school enrollment in Pakistan : a look at the data / Tahir Andrabi ... [et al.] --
Memorization and learning in Islamic schools / Helen N. Boyle --
Qur'anic education and social change in northern Morocco: perspectives from Chefchaouen / Sobhi Tawil.
Responsibility: edited by Wadad Kadi and Victor Billeh.
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