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Islam, Evolution and Darwinism


In an age of science and reason, novel questions are being raised about Islam’s relationship with science and in particular Darwinian evolution, this lecture will cover the:

  1. Relationship between science and certainty,
  2. Why Darwinian theory is based on a probabilistic framework,
  3. Why it’s assumptions are beginning to be challenged and the disputes that exist about it’s most fundamental ideas,
  4. Darwinism as a religious and ethical system,
  5. Islamic stance on the Darwinian Theory.

This talk was delivered by iERA’s Subboor Ahmad at Oxford Brookes University in March 2017