Islam and Modernity 2

In 2002, the Insitute for the Study of Islam in the Modern World, Leiden, Netherlands, published a series of essays dealing with the issue of Islam and Modernity. The publication entitled "New Voices of Islam", edited by Farish Noor, is available for download in PDF format. It features the following essays:

Muslims Must Realize That There Is Nothing Magical about the Concept of Human Rights Interview with Abdullahi An-Na’im

The Responsibilities of the Muslim Intellectual in the 21 s t C e n t u r y Interview with Abdolkarim Soroush

We Need New Intellectual Tools for the Age We Live In
with Ebrahim Moosa

The Compatibility of Islam, Secularism and Modernity Interview with Asghar Ali Engineer

Democracy and the Universalism of Islam Interview with Nurcholish Madjid

What the Muslim World Needs More Than Ever Is a Culture of Dignity Interview with Chandra Muzaffar