Islamic Modernism: Its Scope, Method and Alternatives

@article{Rahman1970IslamicMI,
  title={Islamic Modernism: Its Scope, Method and Alternatives},
  author={Fazlur Rahman},
  journal={International Journal of Middle East Studies},
  year={1970},
  volume={1},
  pages={317-333}
}
  • F. Rahman
  • Published 1 October 1970
  • History
  • International Journal of Middle East Studies
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