628213 VO Individual topics of Islamic ethics

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628213
VO Individual topics of Islamic ethics
VO 2
5
Block
annually
German

Conceptual terminology, ethics in the Quran, philosophical ethics, medical ethics, bioethcis,  conception of man

How can ethical principles be justified within Islam? On which principle is the maxim of ethical thinking within Islam based? This seminar deals with central themes, the terminology and contents of Islamic ethics and introduces several ethical concepts. Furthermore bioethics as such are dealt with in order to define important developments of Islamic life especially during present times.

Systematic analysis based on historic development and several carefully selected texts.

written examination

Peter Antes: Ethik in nichtchristlichen Kulturen. W. Kohlhammer Verlag, Stuttgart-Berlin-Köln-Mainz 1984.
G. Hourani: Reason and Tradition in Islamic Ethics, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1985.

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This lecture does not require any previous knowledge and is therefore suitable for students of all semesters.

10.10.2020
Group 0
Date Time Location
Sat 2020-10-10
09.00 - 17.30 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Sun 2020-10-11
09.00 - 14.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Sat 2020-10-24
09.00 - 17.30 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Sun 2020-10-25
09.00 - 14.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online