Intellectual Contribution of Husein Djozo to Interreligious Dialogue and Reconciliation

TitleIntellectual Contribution of Husein Djozo to Interreligious Dialogue and Reconciliation
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Publication2013
Conference NameInternational Conference on Education, Culture and Identity ICECI
Publication Languageeng
AuthorsDraganovic, V
PublisherInternational University of Sarajevo
Place PublishedSarajevo
ISSN Number978-9958-896-16-3
Abstract

This paper analyze opinions of influential Bosnian Muslim thinker of second half of the 20th century Husein Đozo about topics such as jihad, darul harb, interreligious dialogue. Analysis starts with elaborating origins of his thought and defining conceptual framework of his thinking. Consequently, his opinion about mentioned topics are studied in detail, providing identification of key points in his views. His views are time-space related, contextually fitting in the situation and providing a solid ground for developing a modus of coexistence between Muslims and non-Muslims. The influence of his views is secured through his writings, his educational career and his administrative position within the Islamic community in Yugoslavia.