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This issue of Islam and Civilisational Renewal features five articles:
â€œThe Quranic Identity of the Muslim Ummah: Tawhidic Epistemology as Its Foundation and Sustainerâ€ is by Osman Bakar, the Deputy CEO of IAIS Malaysia and Emeritus Professor of Philosophy of Science at Kuala Lumpurâ€™s University of Malaya. His article seeks to serve as the necessary background and foundation to another article by him which is to appear in the coming issue of this journal. It is devoted to explaining the conception of identity as applied to religious communities (sing: ummah) generally and the Muslim ummah in particular.