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Publications:
The Struggle on the Path of Al Rahman: Rethinking Jihad in the Cause of Mercy

Islamically-inspired paradigms of pluralism require a re-thinking of authentic sources. Current scholarship regarding a thematic study of the Quran recast jihad as a struggle for improving human conditions.

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God on the Isthmus: Ibn Arabi and the Dynamic Nature of Faith

This paper examines the Islamic notion of humanity’s transcendent nature, superseding forms of religious devotion manifest in what Ibn Arabi terms the “God of Belief,” and implying multidimensional interfaith dialogue.

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Published online: June 24, 2015

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Discourse and the Religious Imaginary: Apophatism in the Thought of Mohammed Arkoun and Ibn Arabi

Mohamed Arkoun’s description of the development of religious discourse and the thinkable/unthinkable dichotomy coincides with some mystical thought of Ibn Arabi. This can be a starting point for inter-religious dialogue.

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Published online: October 22, 2015

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The Mahdi and the Autodidact: Ibn Ṭufayl’s "Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān" as a Challenge to Almohad Doctrine

Ibn Tufayl’s "Hayy ibn Yaqzan" represents a watershed moment in Islamic thought challenging the notion of the charismatic leadership of one man in favor of experiential faith harmonized with reason.

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Published online: May 11, 2016

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