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An approach to politics in Islam

Syeda Razia Jaffery

An approach to politics in Islam

by Syeda Razia Jaffery

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Published by Peermahomed Ebrahim Trust in Karachi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic Empire
    • Subjects:
    • ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, 600 (ca.)-661,
    • Islam and state,
    • Shīʻah -- Doctrines,
    • Islamic Empire -- History -- 622-661

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Syeda Razia Jaffery ; translated by Zaki Husain Jaffery].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC49 .J3513
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[16], 210 p. ;
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4869632M
      LC Control Number75938725

      He devotes nearly half the book to premodern times (i.e., before ) with an eye to establishing what Islam in politics has meant through the centuries. His most important conclusion: "Muslim history has been marked by a de facto separation of state and religious community.".   Efraim Karsh's new book is a scholarly, readable, and persuasive attempt to enlighten us before it is too late. His thesis is simple: we have not paid enough attention to the history and ideology of Islamic imperialism The sobering message of this fine book will be dismissed by many Muslims merely on the pretext that its author is Jewish.

      He devotes nearly half the book to premodern times (i.e., before ) with an eye to establishing what Islam in politics has meant through the centuries. His most important conclusion: "Muslim history has been marked by a de facto separation of state and religious community."Author: Daniel Pipes.   Bassam Tibi takes a highly original approach to the topic of religion in world politics, exploring the place of Islam in society and its frequent distortion in world politics to the more radical Islamism. Shedding new light on the highly topical subject of Islam in politics and society, this book is an essential read for scholars and Author: Bassam Tibi.

      “The Politics of Islamic Law takes a very fresh approach on understanding the roots of modern Islamic laws. It is a very well-researched and well-argued work. This book is a must-read for the students and experts of Islamic law. Three years have elapsed since I completed the first edition of Islam and Politics. "Islamic politics" have continued to influence events in the Middle East and the West. Islamic organizations and political activists from Morocco and Tunisia to Indonesia and the Southern Philippines remain a potent force for political and social change.


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This timely book on Islam and politics paves the way for grasping the Islamist phenomenon in its diverse forms in the contemporary Muslim world Brown has offered us the necessary epistemological tools to come to grips with the complex theme of Islam and politics both in the classical and modern phases of the Muslim by: Islam is not, as the fundamentalists would have it, “the solution,” but Islam is very much a part of whatever solutions Muslim societies choose.

This book has sought to identify the distinctive Muslim approach to politics, past and present, even while keeping in mind that we “are all from Adam” (p. Get this from a library. Religion and state: the Muslim approach to politics.

[L Carl Brown] -- The image of Islam as an aggressive and xenophobic religion has long prevailed and can at times appear to be substantiated by current affairs.

This work challenges this conventional view, with a. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (vi, pages) Contents: PART ONE: THE HERITAGE: Setting the stage: Islam and Muslims --Islam, Judaism, and Christianity in comparative perspective: an overview --Muslim "church government" --The historical bases of traditional Muslim and Christian political theory --Unity.

How America Changed Its Approach to Political Islam. in the mainstream politics of Morocco, Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan, Yemen, and Kuwait.

we focus on in. Religion and State destabilizes entrenched conventional thinking about Islam and politics. This alone makes the book worth reading. The Journal of Religion The image of Islam as an inherently aggressive and xenophobic religion has long prevailed in the West and can at times appear to be substantiated by current events.

This book is an accessible and comprehensive account of political Islam in the twenty-first century. Drawing on insights from comparative politics and Islamic studies, it explains the complex interaction between Islam, society, the state, and processes of by: Book Description.

This book is an accessible and comprehensive account of political Islam in the twenty-first century. Drawing on insights from comparative politics and Islamic studies, it explains the complex interaction between Islam, society, the state, and processes of globalization.

Islamic Politics. Islamic Politics – Introduction The politics of Islam are confusing and controversial: “Jihad has been made obligatory, which means that the individual should, when the occasion arises, offer even his life for the defense and protection of Islam and the Islamic state.” 1 — Khurshid Ahmad “Islam is international in its outlook and approach and does not admit barriers.

This book is an accessible and comprehensive account of political Islam in the twenty-first century. Drawing on insights from comparative politics and Islamic studies, it explains the complex interaction between Islam, society, the state, and processes of globalization.

The book demonstrates that political Islam, far from being a monolithic phenomenon, varies considerably from country to. Book Description. Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms analyses the interaction between Islam and IR.

It shows how Islam is a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behaviour in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and practice.

Pre-modern Islam. Origins of Islam as a political movement are to be found in the life and times of Islam's prophet Muhammad and his successors. In CE, in recognition of his claims to prophethood, Muhammad was invited to rule the city of the time the local Arab tribes of Aus and Khazraj dominated the city, and were in constant conflict.

Medinans saw in Muhammad an impartial. She previously taught politics and international relations at Al-Mustansiriya University, Baghdad, and New England College, Arundel.

Born in Baghdad, Dr Jawad gained her PhD from Exeter University in She has specialised on Euro-Arab relations, the socio-political study of Islam, Islam and the west and women's issues in : Palgrave Macmillan UK. 4 A good example of this approach is Lewis, Bernard, The Political Language of Islam (London: University of Chicago Press, ).

The debate between ‘orientalists’ and their critics has generated much hot air and has in the main avoided the question of Cited by:   Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms analyses the interaction between Islam and IR. It shows how Islam is a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behaviour in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and by: 1.

Carter's Collision with Political Islam: The Iranian Revolution. Although presidents Carter and Reagan witnessed the rise to power of Islamic movements in the Middle East, as a result facing difficult policy choices in that sphere, neither one articulated publicly any systematic set of ideas on political Islam.

A balanced, scholarly assessment of Islamic politics. By placing Islam in its historical and comparative context, Brown (this magazine's Middle East book reviewer) convincingly demonstrates that "fundamentalist" thought is a radical deviation from Islam's earlier political quietism.

Although he regrets this development and wishes that Islamists would display greater tolerance toward fellow. (shelved 1 time as islam-and-politics) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Want to Read saving. RELIGION AND STATE THE MUSLIM APPROACH TO POLITICS By L Carl Brown published by Columbia University Press ISBN 0 9 price [pounds sterling] hardback If westerners know a single Islamic term it is likely to be jihad, the Arabic word for `holy war'.

As the forces of globalisation and modernisation buffet Islam and other world religions, Indonesias million Muslims are expressing their faith in ever more complex ways. Celebrity television preachers, internet fatwa services, mass religious rallies in soccer stadiums, glossy jihadist magazines, Islamic medical treatments, alms giving via mobile phone and electronic sharia banking services 4/5(1).

from the original Islam, leaving the reader ignorant of the essential spirit and teachings of Islam.2 On the other hand, many M uslim writers writing for Western audiences take a very apologetic or modernist approach to Islam.

One cannot write a book introducing others to Islam while, at.There is, however, a subtly nuanced approach in Ahmed’s arguments that sets his book apart from works “defining Muslim politics in India”. By contrast, as he says, this is a study of Muslim “political discourse — an intellectual mode through which certain specific notions Author: Soumen Mukherjee.Religion and State: The Muslim Approach to Politics, by L.

Carl Brown. New York: Columbia University Press, vi + pages. Bibl. to p. Index to p. $ cloth. Islam and Secularism in the Middle East, ed. by John L. Esposito and Azzam Tamimi. .