The Works and Contributions of Ismail Raji al-Faruqi in Islamization of Knowledge Ahmad Nabil b.

Amir Islamic Renaissance Front Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Nabiller2002@yahoo.co.uk This paper will analyze the works and contributions of Prof. Ismail Raji al-Faruqi in Islamization of knowledge and its critical impact in Islamic world. It will discussed the method and framework he developed as illustrated in his works such as Islamization of Knowledge: General Principle and Work Plan and Islamization of English. The discussion will also compared his ideas with Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and Fazlur Rahman. It will highlight al-Faruqi's peculiar approach and worldview and its contemporary relevance in Islamic world at large. Keywords: Ismail Raji al-Faruqi, Islamic science, Islamization of knowledge, Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas, Fazlur Rahman

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