Understanding the concept of Islamic education: A narrative review

Dr.Haifa F. Fawares
Keywords: Islam, Islamic education, culture, Islamic education characteristics, Integrated Education ,


Education is widely recognized as a key factor in forming a brighter future for individuals and communities. However, what constitutes education and what its goals are remain contested, with resolution depending on a variety of value orientations. The paper's analysis draws on a wide range of sources, including both traditional and contemporary works on Islamic pedagogy. This study shows the compatibility between Islamic education characteristics and sustainable development.