Three important questions are discussed in this article on Hans Küng's vision of Islam. Firstly, what position does Islam occupy in its pluralistic approach? Secondly, to what extent does Hans Küng's approach contribute to correcting the image of Islam in the West? Finally, what kind of alternative does Küng suggest for Muslims to contribute again to the modern universal civilization and peace?
Submission in Christianity and Islam (islam or taslim), a basis for interreligious dialogue KU Leuven
Europa en zijn 'gedomesticeerde' islam: geven de West-Europese kerk-staatregimes vorm aan de institutionalisering van de islam? Universiteit Gent
Hoe geven we les in en over de islam? Islam op school in Vlaanderen en Nederland Universiteit Antwerpen
How do we teach about and into Islam in Flemish and Dutch schools? This is the leading question of this special issue of Religie & Samenleving. Its relevance must be understood against recent societal developments (secularization, increasing religious diversity) as well as against pedagogical-didactical developments about teaching about, teaching into and teaching from religion in governmental and non-governmental (denominational) schools. ...
A Eurasian Islam? A vision on the position and evolution of Islam and Islamism in former Soviet Central Asia and the Caspian Universiteit Gent
Nationalisms and political Islam in Turkey: political Islam, Kemalism and the Kurdish issue Universiteit Gent
Mutual Fear between Islam and the West: An Conceptual and Deconstructive Approach (al-Khawf al-mutabādal bayna al-islām wa ’al-gharb) KU Leuven
After more than two decades of intellectual and media interest in the duality of Islam and the West on various occasions and meetings and through different writings and publications, today I had the opportunity to formulate a set of ideas on an important issue, which is the phenomenon of Islamophobia. About this topic, a number of studies, research, articles and papers have been written in record time, but our main purpose is not to describe ...
The results from the research project “Cultural values in the news : a cross-cultural content analysis of the representation of Islam in the European press”, funded by the Flemish Research Foundation “FWO-Vlaanderen” (2012-2015)” are reported in this book. The representation of Islam is unquestionably a critical test for comparing journalistic reporting across countries. The Islamic religion has weight in international reporting (defining what ...
Vers un 'islam eurasien'? Un autre regard sur lU+2019islam et lU+2019islamisme en Asie centrale et dans la Caspienne ex-soviétiques Universiteit Gent
The Image of Islam in the Contemporary Dutch Orientalism (Sūrat 'al-'Islām fi 'l-'Istišrāq 'al-Hulandi 'al-Mu'āṣir) KU Leuven
Cette étude tente d'être incluse dans la tendance qui appelle à l'investissement des efforts des institutions universitaires et scientifiques européennes, afin de corriger le stéréotype formé chez un grand nombre d'Européens et d’Occidentaux sur l'islam, en utilisant des mécanismes linguistiques, de recherche et de communication utilisés par ces institutions mêmes, ce qui nécessite tous les soins, en particulier à la lumière des défis sérieux ...