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Muhammad Abduh and His Epistemology of Reform: Its Impact on Rashid Rida – Part II

July 5, 2021

Ahmad Nabil Amir || 5 July 2021 The Tarikh Kitab Tarikh al-Ustadh al-Imam Muhammad Abduh is the foundational work of Rida; it documents Abduh’s compelling intellectual history and delves into the major sources on his life and career in Egypt. […]

Muhammad Abduh and His Epistemology of Reform: Its Impact on Rashid Rida – Part I

July 3, 2021

Ahmad Nabil Amir || 3 July 2021   Introduction Muhammad Abduh (1849-1905) had a monumental influence on Muhammad Rashid Rida (1865-1935). In fact, Abduh’s tremendous impact is partly due to the diligent efforts of Rida who promulgated his ideas to […]

US, NATO and the Question of Russia

June 1, 2021

By Emir Hadzikadunic || June 1, 2021   Are the US and its allies misguided in their apprehension of Russia’s power projection in Europe? If the question of a rising China and its possible collision with the United States is a central […]

Pengaruh Rasionalisme Abduh Dalam Pemikiran Harun Nasution – Bahagian II

May 8, 2021

Ahmad Nabil Amir || 8 May 2021   Sang filosofis “Pembicaraanku seringkali terlalu filosofis. Maka setiap kali aku diminta untuk berbicara di masjid, kubilang tidak bisa. Aku tidak bisa bercerita dongeng kepada mereka. Sebab, dongeng tidak masuk akal bagiku.” – […]

OUR HUMANITY ; OUR IDENTITY

May 2, 2021

Chandra Muzaffar | 1st May 2021.   Identity politics has been on the ascendancy in many parts of the world in the last few decades. Its relationship to ethnicity, culture and religion is what concerns us at this point. To […]

SYRIA : THE PRICE OF RESISTANCE

March 22, 2021

Chandra Muzaffar || 22 March 2021 Few nations in recent decades have been targeted by a superpower the way the United States of America has subjected Syria to various forms of attack. Apart from military assaults and acts of political […]

Magellan, Inquisition and Globalisation

March 16, 2021

Felice Noelle Rodriguez & Jomo Kwame Sundaram || 16 March 2021 KUALA LUMPUR: Globalisation’s beginnings are symbolised by Ferdinand Magellan’s near circumnavigation of the world half a millennium ago. But its history is not simply of connection and trade, but […]

WINNING VOTES THROUGH IDENTITY POLITICS

February 5, 2021 by Dr. Chandra Muzaffar

According to official estimates, Donald J. Trump obtained a little more than 74 million votes in the November 2020 presidential election losing to Joseph Biden who secured a little more than 81 million votes. Biden won by a comfortable margin […]

Leadership Manoeuvres : The Real Reason

January 12, 2021 by Dr Chandra Muzaffar

Chandra Muzaffar || 12th January 2021.   Why is it that in spite of increasing Covid 19 infections, rising fatalities, massive floods in a number of states and serious economic challenges, some politicians are still indulging in political machinations and […]

Muhammad Abduh’s Influence in Southeast Asia – Part III

January 7, 2021

Ahmad N. Amir, Abdi O. Shuriye & Jamal I. Daoud || 7 Januari 2021   ON ISLAMIC MOVEMENTS AND INSTITUTIONS The impact  of Muhammad Abduh is manifestly evident  in  current religious movements and institutions in the Malay world. Notable among […]