Asad also rejects the dichotomy of folk Islam versus scripturalist
Islam, a notion popularized by Ernest Gellner and Clifford Geertz.
11) Salafi reformers, insisting on scripturalist
interpretations of Islam that any literate person could discover, generally attacked religious orders as superstitious saint worship because they prescribed intermediaries.
Islam; the history and doctrines of the Akhbari Shi'i School.
However, upon arrival in Canada's multicultural community, they tended to engender more scripturalist
interpretations of Islam (Gibbs et al.
Upon the dawn of European-led colonialism on the world, Islamic world's response, the scripturalist
movement, (which espoused an ultimate return to the original sources of religion to avoid pitfalls of colonialism) had different echoes in the two countries.
And, regardless of what is said above, it may not be that King believes in the revolutionary capability or evolutionary agency of stories; he may have a much more fundamentalist, scripturalist
Hindu militancy is not scripturalist
and does not emphasize the goal of liberation as set forth in the Upanisads.
9) In "Discerning God's Voice, God's Hand: Scripturalist
Moderation in Donne's Devotions," I take issue with Narveson's term "soliloquy" and also suggest that poetry like Herbert's should be considered along with the genre she identifies.
175); and, in Egypt, the scripturalist
and rationalizing reformer Rashid Rida (Jane Dammen McAuliffe, "Chosen of All Women: Mary and Fatima in Qur'anic Exegesis," Islamochristiana, vol.
1090/1697), equally scripturalist
in jurisprudence, clearly subscribed to a "philosophical mysticism adopted from his teacher Mulla Sadra" (p.
In many instances reasoning was replaced by scripturalist
orientations to Islamic law.
Islam: The History and Doctrines of the Akhbari Shi'i School.