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The Resource A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling, (electronic book)

A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling, (electronic book)

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A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization
Title
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East
Title remainder
the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization
Statement of responsibility
Linda T. Darling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1945-
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Darling, Linda T.
Dewey number
320.95601/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JA84.M53
LC item number
D37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Political science
  • Political culture
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Social justice
  • Middle East
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: the Circle of Justice -- Mesopotamia: "that the strong might not oppress the weak" -- Persia: "the deeds god likes best are righteousness and justice" -- The Islamic Empire: "no prosperity without justice and good administration" -- Politics in transition: "curb the strong from riding on the weak" -- The Turks and Islamic civilization: "the most penetrating of arrows is the prayer of the oppressed" -- Mongols and Turks: "fierce toward offenders, and in judgements just" -- Early modern empires: "the world is a garden, its wall is the state" -- Modernization and revolution: "no justice without law applied equally to all" -- The Middle East in the twentieth century: "a regime can endure with impiety but not with injustice" -- Conclusion
Control code
EBC1097840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 399 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780203096857
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the circle of justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: the Circle of Justice -- Mesopotamia: "that the strong might not oppress the weak" -- Persia: "the deeds god likes best are righteousness and justice" -- The Islamic Empire: "no prosperity without justice and good administration" -- Politics in transition: "curb the strong from riding on the weak" -- The Turks and Islamic civilization: "the most penetrating of arrows is the prayer of the oppressed" -- Mongols and Turks: "fierce toward offenders, and in judgements just" -- Early modern empires: "the world is a garden, its wall is the state" -- Modernization and revolution: "no justice without law applied equally to all" -- The Middle East in the twentieth century: "a regime can endure with impiety but not with injustice" -- Conclusion
Control code
EBC1097840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 399 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780203096857
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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