Pt. 1Changeable and the Unchangeable 1.changeable and the unchangeable /Abdolkarim Soroush 2."Hold(ing) fast by the best in the precepts" - The Qur'an and method /Asma Barlas 3.Law and ethics in Islam - The role of the maqasid /Mohammad Hashim Kamali 4.Human rights and intellectual Islam /Mohsen Kadivar Pt. 2Challenge of Equality 5.Classical fiqh,contemporary ethics and gender justice /Ziba Mir-Hosseini 6.Timeless texts and modern morals - Challenges in Islamic sexual ethics /Kecia Ali 7.Gender equality and Islamic law - The case of Morocco /Aicha El Hajjami 8.Historical and political dynamics of the "women and Islam" issue - The Turkish case /Nazife Sisman Pt. 3Authority and Islamic Normativity 9.Islamic authority /Khaled Abou El Fadl 10.theory of Islam, state and society /Abdullahi A. An-Na'im 11.call for a moratorium on corporal punishment - The debate in review /Tariq Ramadan 12.Negotiating gender rights under religious law in Malaysia /Zainah Anwar 13.changing concepts of caliphate - Social construction of Shari'a and the question of ethics /Muhammad Khalid Masud Pt. 4Dialogue on New Directions 14.Can the State enforce Shari'a? - A discussion in Yogyakarta /Kari Vogt /Lena Larsen /Christian Moe.
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