Islam, the State, and Political Authority : Medieval Issues and Modern Concerns Hardback
Edited by Asma Afsaruddin
Part of the Middle East Today series
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.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 255 pages, IX, 255 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 22/11/2011
- Category: Islam
- ISBN: 9780230116559