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List of Islamic studies scholars

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List of Islamic studies scholars

In a Muslim context, Islamic studies can be an umbrella term for virtually all of academia, both originally researched and as defined by the Islamization of knowledge. It includes all the traditional forms of religious thought, such as Kalam (Islamic theology) and Fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence) and also assimilates fields generally considered to be secular in the West, such as Islamic science and Islamic economics.

In a non-Muslim context, Islamic studies generally refers to the historical study of Islam, Muslim culture, Muslim history and Islamic philosophy. Academics from diverse disciplines participate and exchange ideas about predominantly Muslim societies, past and present.

Contents

  • Lists 1
  • Unorthodox scholars 2
  • Converts to Islam 3
  • See also 4
  • External links 5

Lists

Unorthodox scholars

Converts to Islam

See also

External links

  • Alfonso X el sabio, Escuela de Traductores in English
  • List of Muslim scholars
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