The Realm of the Quran and Humanities
Abstract Founding the worldly life upon Islam has ...
Founding the worldly life upon Islam has been among the slogans and wishes of the religious scholars
since long ago; and there have always been researchers who attempted to find parameters of such a life in the
Quran and hadith. Producing theories needed for Islamic humanities is a new approach for presenting the
model of Islamic rational worldly life. In this article, after explaining the stages of human life and human's
expectation of religion, we deal with the sources of Islam and clarify the status of the Quran in God's
guiding system. Then, in the light of these preliminaries, we enter the discussion on the extent to which
the Quranic knowledge encompasses humanities, considering it as including some part of humanities whose
origin is humans' behavior.