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Islam, the State, and Political Authority, Medieval Issues and Modern Concerns, edited by A. Afsaruddin

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Islam, the State, and Political Authority, Medieval Issues and Modern Concerns, edited by A. Afsaruddin
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Islam, the State, and Political Authority
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Oclc number
775872784
Responsibility statement
edited by A. Afsaruddin
Series statement
Middle East Today
Sub title
Medieval Issues and Modern Concerns
Summary
The expert essays in this volume deal with critically important topics concerning Islam and politics in both the pre-modern and modern periods, such as the nature of government, the relationship between politics and theology, Shi'i conceptions of statecraft, notions of public duty, and the compatibility of Islam and democratic governance
Table Of Contents
pt. 1. Medieval section -- pt. 2. Modern section
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