Jumaat, 27 November 2009

Festschrift “KNOWLEDGE, LANGUAGE, THOUGHT AND THE CIVILIZATION OF ISLAM: Essays in Honor of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas”





Festschrift

KNOWLEDGE, LANGUAGE, THOUGHT AND THE CIVILIZATION OF ISLAM: Essays in Honor of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas



Edited by Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud and Muhammad Zainiy Uthman

Published by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

Price: RM 89



(To purchase the festschrift, please attend our HAKIM and PKPIM “Seminar Sehari Pengukuhan Pandangan Alam Islam dan Syarahan Perdana Prof. Dr. Syed Muhammad Naquib Al-Attas. Details of this event can be found here.)



Title of the essays included in the festschrift:

1. AL-ATTAS: A REAL REFORMER AND THINKER

Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud

2. RE-ISLAMISING THE WORLD

Ali Alawi

3. SHIFTS OF LANGUAGE AND TURNS IN WORLDVIEW:

Naquib Al-Attas’ Perspective

Ahmad Kazemi Moussavi

4. REFLECTIONS ON AL-ATTAS’ CONCEPTION OF THE ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY:

Implications for Academic Freedom, Institutional Autonomy and Philosophy of Education in South Africa

Yusef Waghid

5. THE NEGOTIATION OF MODERNITY THROUGH TRADITION IN CONTEMPORARY MUSLIM INTELLECTUAL DISCOURSE:

The Neo-Ghazalian, Attasian Perpsective

M. Afifi al-Akiti and H. A. Hellyer

6. ILLUMINATIVE KNOWLEDGE IN MAWLANA RUMI

Bilal Kuspinar

7. KANT AND GHAZALI ON HUMAN NATURE:

A Comparative Philosophy of Man

Alparslan Acikgenc

8. DIALOGUE OF CIVILIZATIONS THROUGH THE CORRIDORS OF FAITH AND MIND:

Some thoughts concerning the philosophy of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and its contribution for proper understanding of Conditio Humana

Fred Muhic

9. PROLEGOMENA TO WEST AND EAST:

Kant and Ibn Khaldun

Ernest Wolf-Gazo

10. CHALLENGES FOR EDUCATION IN THE AGE OF GLOBALIZATION

Marietta Stepanyants

11. EVOLUTION:

The Epitome of the Emerging Contemporaneous Global Civilization

Saban Teoman Durah

12. SCIENCE IN ADAB LITERATURE

Paul Lettinck

13. SCIENCE CONNECTING SCHOLARS AND CULTURES IN KHWARAZM:

The Case of Khwarazmshah Ma’mum Ibn Ma’mun

Hans Daiber

14. SOME REMARKS ON THE WAKF INSTITUTION IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE

Mehmet Ipsirli

15. ISLAMIC CAPITALISM AND THE WEST

Murat Cizakca

16. AL-ATTAS’ CONCEPT OF HAPPINESS:

A Reflection on the Contemporary Meaning of Development

Amer Al-Roubaie

17. THAI-IRANIAN RELATIONS IN HISTORY:

A Glance at the Persian Community in the Ayutthaya Kingdom

M. Ismail Marcinkowski

18. THE NAME AND THE NAMED:

On the Extent of Hamzah Fansuri’s Renown in the Malay Indonesian World (Notes and Materials)

Vladimir Braginsky

19. SUFISM AND ARCHITECTURAL ART IN THE MALAY WORLD

Md. Salleh Yaapar

20. CONCERNING ONE NAME MENTIONED IN THE TUHFAT AL-NAFIS:

Two Interesting Revelations

Tatiana Denisova

21. THE CORRECT DATE OF THE TERENGANU INSCRIPTION:

Reconfirmed using Astronomical Computer Programs

Muhammad Zainiy Uthman and Azlan Hashim