The Resource Remaking Muslim politics : pluralism, contestation, democratization, Robert W. Hefner, editor, (electronic book)

Remaking Muslim politics : pluralism, contestation, democratization, Robert W. Hefner, editor, (electronic book)

Label
Remaking Muslim politics : pluralism, contestation, democratization
Title
Remaking Muslim politics
Title remainder
pluralism, contestation, democratization
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. Hefner, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
There is a struggle for the hearts and minds of Muslims unfolding across the Islamic world. The conflict pits Muslims who support pluralism and democracy against others who insist such institutions are antithetical to Islam. With some 1.3 billion people worldwide professing Islam, the outcome of this contest is sure to be one of the defining political events of the twenty-first century. Bringing together twelve engaging essays by leading specialists focusing on individual countries, this pioneering book examines the social origins of civil-democratic Islam, its long-term prospects, its implicat
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
320.917/67/09045
Index
index present
LC call number
DS35.69
LC item number
.R46 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
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Hefner, Robert W.
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  • Islam and politics
  • Islamic renewal
  • Islamic countries
Label
Remaking Muslim politics : pluralism, contestation, democratization, Robert W. Hefner, editor, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Modernity and the remaking of Muslim politics / Robert W. Hefner -- New media in the Arab Middle East and the emergence of open societies / Dale F. Eickelman -- Pluralism, democracy, and the ʻUlama / Muhammad Qasim Zaman -- The end of Islamism? Turkey's Muslimhood model / Jenny B. White -- Dilemmas of reform and democracy in the Islamic Republic of Iran / Bahman Baktiari -- Thwarted politics : the case of Egypt's Hizb al-Wasat / Augustus Richard Norton -- Rewriting divorce in Egypt : reclaiming Islam, legal activism, and coalition politics / Diane Singerman -- Empowering civility through nationalism : reformist Islam and belonging in Saudi Arabia / Gwenn Okruhlik -- An Islamic state is a state run by good Muslims : religion as a way of life and not an ideology in Afghanistan / Thomas Barfield -- Islam and the cultural politics of legitimacy : Malaysia in the aftermath of September 11 / Michael G. Peletz -- Muslim democrats and Islamist violence in post-Soeharto Indonesia / Robert W. Hefner -- Sufis and Salafis : the political discourse of transnational Islam / Peter Mandaville -- Pluralism and normativity in French Islamic reasoning / John R. Bowen
Control code
ebr10312436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 358 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Remaking Muslim politics : pluralism, contestation, democratization, Robert W. Hefner, editor, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Modernity and the remaking of Muslim politics / Robert W. Hefner -- New media in the Arab Middle East and the emergence of open societies / Dale F. Eickelman -- Pluralism, democracy, and the ʻUlama / Muhammad Qasim Zaman -- The end of Islamism? Turkey's Muslimhood model / Jenny B. White -- Dilemmas of reform and democracy in the Islamic Republic of Iran / Bahman Baktiari -- Thwarted politics : the case of Egypt's Hizb al-Wasat / Augustus Richard Norton -- Rewriting divorce in Egypt : reclaiming Islam, legal activism, and coalition politics / Diane Singerman -- Empowering civility through nationalism : reformist Islam and belonging in Saudi Arabia / Gwenn Okruhlik -- An Islamic state is a state run by good Muslims : religion as a way of life and not an ideology in Afghanistan / Thomas Barfield -- Islam and the cultural politics of legitimacy : Malaysia in the aftermath of September 11 / Michael G. Peletz -- Muslim democrats and Islamist violence in post-Soeharto Indonesia / Robert W. Hefner -- Sufis and Salafis : the political discourse of transnational Islam / Peter Mandaville -- Pluralism and normativity in French Islamic reasoning / John R. Bowen
Control code
ebr10312436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 358 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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