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Islam, Muslims, and the modern state

Islam, Muslims, and the modern state

case-studies of Muslims in thirteen countries

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Published by Macmillan Press, St. Martin"s Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic countries
    • Subjects:
    • Islam and state.,
    • Islamic countries -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Hussin Mutalib and Taj ul-Islam Hashmi.
      ContributionsHussin Mutalib, 1949-, Hashmi, Taj ul-Islam, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC49 .I765 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 374 p. ;
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1414601M
      ISBN 100333591488, 031210300X
      LC Control Number93024000

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Islam, Muslims and the Modern State: Case-Studies of Muslims in Thirteen Countries by Hussin Mutalib (Editor), Taj ul-Islam Hashmi (Series Editor).

About this book Introduction This is the most recent and up-to-date study on the state of affairs in the Muslim world at a time when Muslims, like others, are confronted with the challenges posed by a rapidly changing new world order.

Islam, Muslims and the Modern State Case-Studies of Muslims in Thirteen Countries Editors: Mutalib, Hussin, Hashmi, Taj ul-Islam (Eds.). And the modern state book Marco Ventura, University of Siena, Italy.

'This is a highly commendable and fresh contribution to the debates on the relationship between Islam and the Modern State; proposing a much needed third way apart from a theocracy or an anti-religious secular state.

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The modern state not only suffers from serious legal, political, and constitutional issues, Hallaq argues, but also, by its very nature, fashions a subject inconsistent with what it means to be, or to live as, a Muslim. By Islamic standards, the state's technologies of the self are severely lacking in moral substance, and today's Islamic state.

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