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Islam and morality : a philosophical introduction

Author: Oliver Leaman
Publisher: London, UK ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Islam and Morality considers how Islam, the Qur'an, and other Islamic texts have approached the ethics of a variety of contemporary and historical issues. Oliver Leaman provides a varied, balanced, and thought-provoking account of how Islamic thinkers discussed medical ethics, wealth, poverty, the environment, and law. He explores the work of a range of Islamic thinkers, including Rumi, Ibn al-'Arabi, al-Ghazali,  Read more...
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Leaman, Oliver, 1950-
Islam and morality
London, UK ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.
(DLC) 2019004251
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Leaman
ISBN: 9781350063211 1350063215 1350063207 9781350063204
OCLC Number: 1105742993
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Justice --
Conflict --
Sins --
Health --
Bodies --
Nature --
Choice --
Sufis --
Principles.
Responsibility: Oliver Leaman.

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"Islam and Morality considers how Islam, the Qur'an, and other Islamic texts have approached the ethics of a variety of contemporary and historical issues. Oliver Leaman provides a varied, balanced, and thought-provoking account of how Islamic thinkers discussed medical ethics, wealth, poverty, the environment, and law. He explores the work of a range of Islamic thinkers, including Rumi, Ibn al-'Arabi, al-Ghazali, Mutahhari and Barlas, while taking into consideration the different branches of Islam and Islamic theology and law. The book also considers how Islam understands the concept of free will, the relationship between good and evil, and far less abstract topics like what we should eat and drink. Aimed at upper level undergraduates, postgraduates, and researchers working in Islamic Studies and ethics, this is one of the first books to provide a sustained reading of the importance of ethics within Islam"--

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