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Title Islam, Muslims, and the modern state : case-studies of Muslims in thirteen countries / edited by Hussin Mutalib and Taj ul-Islam Hashmi
Edition First edition
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Macmillan Press ; New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994


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 W'PONDS  320.0882971 Hus/Ima  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 374 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 13. God's Government: Jamaat-i-Islami of India / M. S. Agwani -- 14. The Islamic Movement in Israel / Alisa Rubin Peled -- 15. Islam and Muslims in America / Gisela Webb -- 16. Islam and Muslims in Australia / Qazi Ashfaq Ahmad -- 17. Islam and Muslims in Britain / M. Manazir Ahsan
1. Towards a New World Order: US Hegemony, Client-States and Islamic Alternative / Cyrus Bina -- 2. Minority Crises: Majority Options / Syed Zainal Abedin -- 3. Islam in Pakistan under Bhutto and Zia-ul-Haq / Mir Zohair Hussain -- 4. Jamaat-i-Islami in Bangladesh: Challenges and Prospects / U. A. B. Razia Akter Banu -- 5. Islam in Bangladesh Politics / Taj ul-Islam Hashmi -- 6. Islam in South-east Asia: Varying Impact and Images of the Middle East / Mona Abaza -- 7. Islamisation in Malaysia: Between Ideals and Realities / Hussin Mutalib -- 8. Muslims and the State in Indonesia / C. W. Watson -- 9. Ayatollah Khomeini's Concept of Rightful Government: The Velayat-e-Faqih / Hossein Seifzadeh -- 10. Islam and Development in Egypt: Civil Society and the State / Denis Sullivan -- 11. Russia and the Muslim States of Central Asia and Afghanistan / Mikhail Konarovsky -- 12. Muslim National Communism in Tatarstan: The Dream of Sultangaliev Revisited / Masayuki Yamauchi
Summary The global phenomenon of Islamic resurgence has assumed many different forms and proceeded in equally different directions. Complementing the literature on this important subject, this new volume documents and analyses, in a scholastic manner, the latest developments and trends in fifteen countries or regions of the 'Muslim world' at a time when Muslims, like others, are confronted with the challenges posed by a rapidly changing new world. The contributors are scholars and experts from such leading universities and institutes as Harvard University, Tokyo University, University of Tehran, Jawaharlal Nehru University, National University of Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies and Institute of Muslim Minority Affairs
Analysis Politics Role of Islam
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Islam and state.
Islamic countries -- Politics and government.
Author Hussin Mutalib, 1949-
Hashmi, Taj ul-Islam, 1948-
LC no. 93024000
ISBN 031210300X (St. Martin's Press)
033366969X (paperback)