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Metaphysical institutions : Islam and the modern project

Title
Metaphysical institutions : Islam and the modern project / Caner K. Dagli.
ISBN
9781438497006
1438497008
9781438497020
Publication
Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, [2024]
Physical Description
ix, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary
"Uses the intellectual encounter between Islam and modernity to explore concepts of culture, civilization, religion, and tradition"-- Provided by publisher.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
April 23, 2024
Series
SUNY series in Islam.
SUNY series in Islam
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction
Part I. Institutions: 1. What Kind of Thing is Islam?
2. The Nature of Institutions and Shared Thinking
Part II. Metaphysics: 3. The Metaphysics of Antidualism
4. The Metaphysics of Meaning
5. The Metaphysics of Paradox
Part III. Islam and the Modern Project: 6. The Language Analogy
7. Project and Tradition
8. One Islam, Many Islams, or No Islam?
Conclusion: The Sighted Men and the Elephant
Works Cited
Index.
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