This book presents a brief account of the lives of Muhammad 'Abduh and Sayyad Jamal al-Din and a summary of the important ideas of Sayyad on the fundamental principles of Egyptian modernism. It also reviews the work of the principal associates and successors of Muhammad 'Abduh.
Table of Contents
1. Al-Sayyid Jamal Al-Din Al-Afghani 2. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Biography 1849–77: Preparation 3. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Biography 1877–88: Beginnings of Public Life 4. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Biography 1888–1905: Culmination Of Career 5. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Doctrines Principles and Tendencies 6. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Doctrines Attitude Regarding Reason and Science 7. Muhammad ‘Abduh: Doctrines Exposition of Doctrines 8. Muhammad Rashid Rida and Al-Manar 9. The ‘Manar’ Party 10. The Younger Egyptian Modernists