Dr Philip Lewis believes that this is arguably, the most important work of constructive Islamic theology, ethics and law to have been penned by a western-based Muslim scholar in a generation. This review provides a detailed overview of the work including many quotes from El Fadl’s work.Read More
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In the space of 151 reasonably short and very readable pages this book by a Harvard Professor of Law provides some extremely helpful clues to the upheavals that we have been witnessing in the Muslim world in recent years.Read More