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The Caliphate

The Caliphate

1st Edition

Thomas W. Arnold
April 10, 2018

This title, first published in 1925, are based on a series of lectures delivered in the University of London. The chapters explore the nature of the caliphate, its origin and history, and the situation and trend of development in the early twentieth century. This title will be of interest to...

Islam at the Cross Roads: A Brief Survey of the Present Position and Problems of the World of Islam

Islam at the Cross Roads: A Brief Survey of the Present Position and Problems of the World of Islam

1st Edition

De Lacy Evans O'Leary
April 10, 2018

This title, first published in 1923, examines the historical development of the Islamic faith from its origins through to its position in the early twentieth century. It also examines the historical reactions of Islam to the West, including the Babist Movement in the nineteenth century. This title...

Science, Technology and Development in the Muslim World

Science, Technology and Development in the Muslim World

1st Edition

Ziauddin Sardar
April 10, 2018

This book, first published in 1977, aims to present a Muslim view of development and highlights some of the related issues that were being debated in the Muslim world. The author outlines the parameters of the Muslim world as well as the Muslim world-view, and provides an analysis of science,...

Islam and the State

Islam and the State

1st Edition

P. J. Vatikiotis
April 10, 2018

Examining the theoretical problems which arose when the modern European ideology of nationalism was adopted by Muslim societies organized into formally modern states, this book, first published in 1987, also deals with the practical difficulties arising from the doctrinal incompatibility between...

Islamic Revivalism in a Changing Peasant Economy: Central Sumatra, 1784-1847

Islamic Revivalism in a Changing Peasant Economy: Central Sumatra, 1784-1847

1st Edition

Christine Dobbin
April 10, 2018

This title, first published in 1983, is a significant study of one of the many revivalist movements which flowered in numerous Islamic societies in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, and attempts to provide one particular assessment of the place of revivalism in the evolution of...

The Islamic Law on Land Tax and Rent: The Peasants' Loss of Property Rights as Interpreted in the Hanafite Legal Literature of the Mamluk and Ottoman Periods

The Islamic Law on Land Tax and Rent: The Peasants' Loss of Property Rights as Interpreted in the Hanafite Legal Literature of the Mamluk and Ottoman Periods

1st Edition

Baber Johansen
April 10, 2018

This book, first published in 1988, argues that a close inspection of the development of Hanafite law in the Mamluk and Ottoman periods reveals changes in legal doctrine which were not restricted to civil transactions but also concerned the public law. It focuses in particular on the interrelated...

Islam and the Third Universal Theory: The Religious Thought of Mu'ammar al-Qadhdhafi

Islam and the Third Universal Theory: The Religious Thought of Mu'ammar al-Qadhdhafi

1st Edition

Mahmoud M. Ayoub
April 10, 2018

This volume, first published in 1987, was the first to examine in depth the religious thought of Colonel Mu’ammar al-Qadhdhafi and its central place in his political, social and economic theories. The work is based on sources inaccessible except in the original Arabic. While drawn from Islamic...

Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

Routledge Library Editions: Islam, State and Society

1st Edition

Various
November 11, 2016

The seven volumes in this set, originally published between 1923 and 1987, explore the influence of Islam on law, politics, science, and development in the Muslim world. This set will be of interest to students of both Islamic and Middle Eastern studies....

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