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Author Mahmoud, Mohamed.

Title Quest for divinity : a critical examination of the thought of Mahmud Muhammad Taha / Mohamed A. Mahmoud
Edition 1st ed
Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 309 pages) : illustrations
Series Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East
Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East.
Contents The context, the man, and the movement -- Theory of prayer: worship, individualism, and authenticity -- The Qur'an and the hermeneutics of semantic fluidity -- Determinism, free will, and divine punishment -- From the first to the second message of Islam -- Evolution, shari'a, and art -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-298) and index
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Subject Ṭāhā, Maḥmūd Muḥammad
Ṭāhā, Maḥmūd Muḥammad.
Islam and politics -- Sudan.
Islamic renewal -- Sudan
Muslim scholars -- Sudan -- Biography
Intellectuelen.
Islam.
Politici.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- General.
Islam and politics.
Islamic renewal.
Muslim scholars.
RELIGION -- Islam -- General.
Sudan.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0815631154
9780815631156