skip to content
Islam and the challenge of democracy : a Boston review book Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Islam and the challenge of democracy : a Boston review book

Author: Khaled Abou El Fadl; Joshua Cohen; Deborah Chasman
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

The events of September 11 and the subsequent war on terrorism have provoked widespread discussion about the possibility of democracy in the Islamic world. This work aims to engage the reader in a  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Khaled Abou El Fadl; Joshua Cohen; Deborah Chasman
ISBN: 0691118418 0691119384 9780691118413 9780691119380
OCLC Number: 123124605
Description: 139 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Islam and the challenge of democracy / Khaled Abou El Fadl --
Change from within / Nader A. Hashemi --
Democracy and conflict / Jeremy Waldron --
The best hope / Noah Feldman --
The primacy of political philosophy / M.A. Muqtedar Khan --
The importance of context / A. Kevin Reinhart --
Is liberalism Islam's only answer / Saba Mahmood --
Popular support first / Bernard Haykel --
Too far from tradition / Mohammad H. Fadel --
Revealed law and democracy / David Novak --
Practice and theory / John L. Esposito --
Islam is not the problem / William B. Quandt.
Responsibility: Khaled Abou El Fadl ; edited by Joshua Cohen and Deborah Chasman.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"What El Fadl achieves in his short book is noteworthy primarily because he brings the concept of democracy home, literally, for the world's Muslims. By giving democracy a technical and legal basis Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123124605> # Islam and the challenge of democracy : a Boston review book
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "123124605" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Topic/religion_and_politics_islamic_countries> ; # Religion and politics--Islamic countries
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093842> ; # Religion and politics
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2001005686> ; # Islam--21st century
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BP173> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890106> ; # Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> ; # Islam
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Event/2000_2099> ; # 2000-2099
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244130> ; # Islamic countries.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979879> ; # Islam and politics
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/297.272/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102151> ; # Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46883513> ; # Joshua Cohen
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/274731670> ; # Deborah Chasman
   schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34638372> ; # Khaled Abou El Fadl
   schema:datePublished "2004" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/131819> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Islam and the challenge of democracy : a Boston review book"@en ;
   schema:productID "123124605" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123124605#PublicationEvent/princeton_n_j_princeton_university_press_2004> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Agent/princeton_university_press> ; # Princeton University Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/prin051/2003062311.html> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/prin051/2003062311.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691119380> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691118413> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123124605> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Agent/princeton_university_press> # Princeton University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Princeton University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Place/princeton_n_j> # Princeton, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Princeton, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/131819#Topic/religion_and_politics_islamic_countries> # Religion and politics--Islamic countries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112577> ;
   schema:name "Religion and politics--Islamic countries"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2001005686> # Islam--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102151> # Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1093842> # Religion and politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Religion and politics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244130> # Islamic countries.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Islamic countries." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890106> # Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> # Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979879> # Islam and politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam and politics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/274731670> # Deborah Chasman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Chasman" ;
   schema:givenName "Deborah" ;
   schema:name "Deborah Chasman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34638372> # Khaled Abou El Fadl
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1963" ;
   schema:familyName "Abou El Fadl" ;
   schema:givenName "Khaled" ;
   schema:name "Khaled Abou El Fadl" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46883513> # Joshua Cohen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Cohen" ;
   schema:givenName "Joshua" ;
   schema:name "Joshua Cohen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691118413>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0691118418" ;
   schema:isbn "9780691118413" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691119380>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0691119384" ;
   schema:isbn "9780691119380" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.