Islam & Science

Volume 5††††††† Winter 2007††††††† Number 2

 

 

Contents

 

Shadhrah 10

Jewels, Honey, Blindness, and Sight

Muzaffar Iqbal................................................................ 101

 

Articles

Preserving the Semantic Structure of
Islamic Key Terms and Concepts:
Izutsu, al-Attas, and al-RĀghib al-IĆfahĀną

Syamsuddin Arif............................................................. 107

 

Inner Dimension of Going Green:
Articulating an Islamic Deep-Ecology

ĂAdi Setia....................................................................... 117

 

Ibn SąnĀ and AbĈ al-BarakĀt al-BaghdĀdą on
the origination of the soul (ČudĈth al-nafs) and the
invalidation of its transmigration (ibćĀl al-tanĀsukh)

Wan Suhaimi Wan Abdullah............................................ 151

 

 

Book Reviews

 

Islam, Science, Muslims, and Technology:
Seyyed Hossein Nasr in Conversation with Muzaffar Iqbal

by Seyyed Hossein Nasr and Muzaffar Iqbal.............................. 165

Reviewed by Osman Bakr

 

Brillís Classics in Islam: Volumes 1 and 2:
C. Snouck Hurgronje
Mekka in the Latter Part of the 19th Century
........................... 168
Franz Rosenthal
Knowledge Triumphant .......................................................... 174
Hamid Parsania
Existence and the Fall: Spiritual Anthropology of Islam ............ 178
William C. Chittick
Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul ................................. 179
Reviewed by Muzaffar Iqbal

The End Matters

Science for Humanity: An Islamic Perspective

Mehdi Golshani...................................................................................... 179