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Title Constitutional politics in the Middle East [electronic resource] : with special reference to Turkey, Iraq, Iran, and Afghanistan / edited by Saīd Amir Arjomand.

Imprint Oxford, [England] ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 210 p.
Series Oņati international series in law and society
Oņati international series in law and society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Islamic empires, the Ottoman Empire and the circle of justice -- Islam and constitutionalism since the nineteenth century : the significance and peculiarities of Iran -- Bargaining and imposing constitutions : private and public interests in the Iranian, Afghani, and Iraqi constitutional experiments -- The respective roles of human rights and Islam : an unresolved conundrum for Middle Eastern constitutions -- The guardian of the regime : the Turkish Constitutional Court in comparative perspective -- Constitution, legitimacy, and democracy in Turkey -- Crafting a constitution for Afghanistan -- From interim to 'permanent' constitution in Iraq.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Constitutional law -- Middle East.
Constitutional law (Islamic law)
Middle East -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Arjomand, Said Amir.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781841137742 (hardback)
9781841137735 (pbk.)

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