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Islam and Human Rights: Tradition and Politics

Ann Elizabeth Mayer - History - 2012 - 320 pages
Islam and Human Rights is a probing examination of how the Islamic tradition has been exploited for political ends by regimes and institutions seeking to legitimize policies ...
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Property, Social Structure, and Law in the Modern Middle East

Ann Elizabeth Mayer - Law - 1985 - 274 pages
For too long the study of law and society in the modern Middle East has been left to specialists in narrow subcategories of law or the social sciences. Property, Social ...
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Artists in Dylan Thomas's Prose Works: Adam Naming and Aesop Fabling

Ann Elizabeth Mayer - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 198 pages
Annotation Applying contemporary critical theory to Thomas's prose works, Mayer (English, U. of Western Ontario) illuminates the author's continual exploration of his own ...
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Property, Social Structure, and Law in the Modern Middle East

Ann Elizabeth Mayer - Law - 274 pages
For too long the study of law and society in the modern Middle East has been left to specialists in narrow subcategories of law or the social sciences. Property, Social ...
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Islam, Liberalism and Human Rights: Third Edition

Katerina Dalacoura - Political Science - 2007 - 238 pages
"Addresses the question of human rights in the international context, focusing in particular on the interaction between human rights as a value and norm in international ...
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Islam and Politics

Peter Mandaville - History - 2014 - 456 pages
This book is an accessible and comprehensive account of political Islam in the twenty-first century. Drawing on insights from comparative politics and Islamic studies, it ...
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The Rights of God: Islam, Human Rights, and Comparative Ethics

Irene Oh - Political Science - 2007 - 168 pages
Promoting Islam as a defender of human rights is laden with difficulties. Advocates of human rights will readily point out numerous humanitarian failures carried out in the ...
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Muslims in Global Politics: Identities, Interests, and Human Rights

Mahmood Monshipouri - Political Science - 2009 - 328 pages
As Islam spreads throughout the world, Muslims living in their traditional homelands and in the Western world are grappling with shifting identities. These questions of ...
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Political Islam and the Secular State in Turkey: Democracy, Reform and the ...

Evangelia Axiarlis - Political Science - 2014 - 304 pages
How safe is Turkey’s liberal democracy? The rise to power in 2002 of the right-leaning Islamic Justice and Development Party ignited fears in the West that Turkey could no ...
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