Islam, Modern Science, and a glimpse of Methodological Naturalism

Excerpt from Nidhal Guessoum’s The Young Muslim’s Guide to Modern Science.

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Occasionalism and Causality – Re-thinking Al-Ghazali’s alleged opposition to Science

In the Muslim tradition, the questions around occasionalism and causality arose in the early days of the Muslim Golden Age of Science when scholars like…

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How Islam can represent a model for environmental stewardship

The world, not just the UN, is waking up to the power of faith-based organizations (FBOs). How can Islam, and other faiths, contribute to solutions…

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This is the Muslim tradition of sci-fi and speculative fiction

Think invisible men, time travel, flying machines and journeys to other planets are the product of the European or ‘Western’ imagination? Open One Thousand and One…

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A cosmic spirituality

Ramadan is a month of worship but it is also a time for reflection, and for slowing down our lives and appreciating this wonderful world that we have been given.

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The Islamic View of the Multiverse

In their faith, Muslim cosmologists find a guide to their scientific model-building.

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Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) – In Memoriam, by Usama Hasan

Bismillah. So, RIP Prof. Stephen Hawking, often called “the greatest physicist since Einstein,” who returned to his source yesterday. Here is a brief history, in…

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The Young Muslim’s Guide to Modern Science by Nidhal Guessoum

Editorial Reviews of Nidhal Guessoum’s latest book: The Young Muslim’s Guide to Modern Science.

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Call for Papers: Muslim-Christian Workshop on Philosophy, Religion, and Science

This workshop aims at providing a forum for philosophical and theological discussion, exchange, and mutual learning for Muslim and Christian scholars and junior researchers.

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Muslim-Christian Workshop on Philosophy, Religion, and Science at the AUS, March 2018

In-depth lectures and discussions on issues at the interfaces of philosophy, religion, and science from both Islamic and Christian perspectives.

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Causality and Divine Action: Islamic Perspective

By Mohammad Hashim Kamali; Definition, Scope, And Perspectives On Causality; Scholastic Theology; Ibn Sina, al-Ghazali and Ibn Rushd on Causality; Determinism and Free Will.

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Science in Islamic philosophy

Islam attempts to synthesize reason and revelation, knowledge and values, in its approach to the study of nature. Knowledge acquired through rational human efforts and…

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