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Asghar Ali Engineer"s writings on Secularism and Politics.

Asgharali Engineer

Asghar Ali Engineer"s writings on Secularism and Politics.

by Asgharali Engineer

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Published by Library of Congress Office, Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in New Delhi, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muslims -- India -- Politics and government.,
  • Hindus -- India -- Politics and government.,
  • Communalism -- India.,
  • Secularism -- India.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection. India -- I-CLR-807.5
    ContributionsCentre for Study of Society & Secularism (Bombay, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2006/60043 (D)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination15 microfiches.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16498127M
    LC Control Number2006347315

    Asghar Ali Engineer (10 March – 14 May ) was an Indian reformist-writer and social activist. Internationally known for his work on liberation theology in Islam, he led the Progressive Dawoodi Bohra movement. The focus of his work was on communalism and communal and ethnic violence in India and South Asia. He was a votary of peace and non-violence and lectured all over world on Born: 10 March , Salumbar, Rajasthan. Asghar ‘Ali Engineer: The Man. Asghar ‘Ali Engineer was born in at the town of tafsir), Islamic jurisprudence (fiqh) and the sayings of or about the Prophet Muhammad (hadith) as contained in the books of the Bohras. Alongside this, he was also provided a secular, modern education.

    Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer: A Tribute ToThe Departed Soul. By Asad Bin Saif. 19 May, D r Asghar Ali Engineer, a renowned international Islamic and Secular .   I am grateful to Bhikhu Parekh, Asghar Ali Engineer, James Björkman, Gopal Krishna, T. P. McNeil, and Noel O'Sullivan for their comments and criticisms. In the preparation of the present text I have been helped by the encouragement of several colleagues in Delhi, particulary Upendra Baxi, Dharma Kumar, Ashis Nandy, Ramashray Roy, Satish Cited by:

    Asghar Ali Engineer - His Life Was Gentle; And The Elements By Syed Al Mujataba. 19 May, W ell I will never forgive myself, if I don’t pen an obit on revered Islamic. Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer, Founder Chairman Centre for Study of Society and Secularism. Special Awards: Honorary degree of D. Litt. (Doctor of Letters) by .


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