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If You're Not Touched by Others' Pain: Natural Law, the Koran, and Three Texts from Muslim Culture


Alexandra Glynn


North Dakota State University

November 11, 2012


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I simply argue here and show by an example that if we accept that there exists a natural law common among humans, we also have, in this natural law, a means by which to make judgments about texts and how well they hold to, or hold away from, the natural law.

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Keywords: natural law, the Koran, friendship, enemies, Golestan, Sa'di, Abolqasem Ferdowsi, Shahname, Faridoddin Attar, The Conference of the Birds

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Date posted: November 11, 2012  

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Glynn, Alexandra, If You're Not Touched by Others' Pain: Natural Law, the Koran, and Three Texts from Muslim Culture (November 11, 2012). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2174000 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2174000

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Alexandra Glynn (Contact Author)
North Dakota State University ( email )
Fargo, ND 58105
United States
701-231-7143 (Phone)
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