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Author Ali, Souad T.

Title A religion, not a state [electronic resource] : Ali Abd al-Raziq's Islamic justification of political secularism / Souad Tagelsir Ali.

Imprint Salt Lake City, Utah : University of Utah Press, c2009.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 163 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-155) and index.
Contents Introduction: Background and overview -- Classical juristic theories of the caliphate : from idealism to accommodationism -- The caliphate in the colonial era -- Ali Abd al-Raziq's intellectual formation and his place among the disciples of Muhammad Abduh -- The central message -- The ruling system in the time of the prophet -- Critiques of Abd al-Raziq's position -- The implications of Abd al-Raziq's study for the debate over Islam and politics.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject ĎAbd al-Rziq, ĎAl, 1888-1966 -- Political and social views.
Islam and politics.
Islam and secularism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780874809510 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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