Complete these questions in class or outside of class. They are based on the primary source Download primary source for this week. Your answers to these questions can be in the form of bullet points and don’t have to be in complete sentences. You are allowed to use your notes and books.
1) Who is Rifa‘a Rafi‘ al-Tahtawi? Where was he sent? Who sent him there? Why?
2) What is patriotism according to him? What kind of things to patriots do?
3) What are the responsibilities of citizenship according to him?
4) Who is Muhammad ‘Abduh? What is Islamic Modernism?
5) What is taqlid? Why is he against it?
6) What is his perspective on reason? Why does he think it is important?

few seconds ago

× How can I help you?