And God knows the soldiers: the authoritative and authoritarian in Islamic discourses

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University Press of America, 2001 - Law - 204 pages
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User Review  - Munazza - Goodreads

This should be required reading for every Muslim. Dr. Abou El Fadl has beautifully articulated in this short book so much of what I have felt and thought about contemporary discourses on Islam for quite some time. Read full review

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Very dense. requires a dictionary =:O Read full review

Contents

An Anecdotal Experience
23
A Case Study
37
The Fatwa
75
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Khaled Abou El Fadl is Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law. His recent books include "The Place of Tolerance in Islam." Joshua Cohen is the Leon and Anne Goldberg Professor of the Humanities at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and coeditor of the "Boston Review." Deborah Chasman is coeditor of the "Boston Review.