The History of Islamic Political Thought: From the Prophet to the Present

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Oxford University Press, 2004 - Islam and politics - 377 pages
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User Review  - thcson - LibraryThing

It is certainly admirable that the author carries through his ambitious project of working through all of Islamic political thought "from the prophet to the present", and he's clearly an accomplished ... Read full review

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I was surprised to see that the author apparently knows no Arabic and relies entirely on translations and secondary work. Still, it provides some interesting material for other non-specialiasts like myself. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
The Mission of Muhammad
9
The Idea of Monarchy under the Umayyads and Abbasids
18
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