By Sejad Meki?

A Muslim Reformist in Communist Yugoslavia examines the Islamic modernist considered Husein ?ozo, a fashionable Balkan pupil. Born at a time while the exterior demanding situations to the Muslim global have been many, and its inner difficulties either advanced and overwhelming, ?ozo made it his objective to reinterpret the lessons of the Qur’an and had?th (prophetic culture) to a iteration for whom the truths and realities of Islam had fallen into disuse. As a Muslim student who lived and labored in a ecu, communist, multi-cultural and multi-religious society, Husein ?ozo and his paintings current us with a very intriguing account in which to ascertain the leading edge interpretations of Islam. for instance, via a severe research of ?ozo’s most important fatw?s and different appropriate fabrics, this booklet examines the level of the inherent flexibility of the Islamic legislations and its skill to answer Muslim pursuits in several socio-political stipulations. in view that ?ozo’s writings quite often and his fatw?s particularly have persisted to be released within the Balkan winds up to the current, this monograph might be useful shed a few gentle on definite assumptions underlying smooth Islamic suggestion and awareness present in the region.

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