Islam and Culture

The “Culture” concept is becoming wider in its perspective. That is, it overlaps with some other ideas, such as civilisation. I will try to bring things together to better understand “culture” in relation to Islam. “Culture” is seen as the total sum of civilisation, cultivation, thought and the whole life in its material and spiritual dimensions (As-Sayeh, 1977). ¬†Habannakah (1998) suggests that the meaning of “culture” encompasses the different kinds of human development which are …

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