Advancing theological and scientific literacy for today’s ʿulamāʾ
3.4.1 Worldviews: Metaphysical Components
But if mosaics are in a state of near-constant change, what features of mosaics are stable enough to allow us to identify distinct, relatively stable “worldviews” within the flux of the process of scientific change? (Barseghyan et al., 2018).
This lecture by Dr. Barseghyan zooms out and identifies overarching characteristics of each worldview. These assumptions and beliefs span questions about the nature of matter, free will, and the existence of God. Follow along with the chapter here:
The Madrasa Discourses project proposes that a conciliation of traditional Islamic thought with contemporary scientific and philosophical worldviews can result in orthodox affirmations of human dignity essential for peaceful coexistence in a pluralistic world.