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The Resource Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia : the quest for political change and reform, Mansoor Jassem Alshamsi

Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia : the quest for political change and reform, Mansoor Jassem Alshamsi

Label
Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia : the quest for political change and reform
Title
Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia
Title remainder
the quest for political change and reform
Statement of responsibility
Mansoor Jassem Alshamsi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the link between Islamic thought/jurisprudence on the one hand and political action on the other. It shows how reformism is deeply rooted in Islamic tradition and how Sunni scholars have become activists for change in Saudi Arabia
Member of
Cataloging source
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Alshamsi, Mansoor Jassem
Dewey number
953.805/3
Index
index present
LC call number
DS244.63
LC item number
.A47 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in political Islam
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Islam and state
  • Islam and politics
  • Social problems
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Democratization
  • HISTORY
  • Demokratisierung
  • Islam
  • Politik
  • Politische Reform
  • Saudi-Arabien
  • Islam
  • Politik
  • Saudi-Arabien
  • Democratization
  • Islam and politics
  • Islam and state
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Politics and government
  • Social problems
  • Saudi Arabia
Label
Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia : the quest for political change and reform, Mansoor Jassem Alshamsi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada by Routledge."
  • Revision and updating of author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Exeter, 2004 under title: The Discourse and Performance of the Saudi Sunni Islamic Reformist Leadership: 1981-2003
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Context -- 3. The Sunni Fiqh -- 4. Further Perspectives on the Sunni Fiqh -- 5. Intellectual Interaction -- 6. Political Struggle -- 7. Countering Policy in the 1990s -- 8. Petitions and Challenges -- 9. The Monarchy and Support -- 10. Appeasement -- 11. External Focus -- 12. Political Realism -- 13. Conclusion
Control code
892910686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 296 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203961124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892910686
Label
Islam and political reform in Saudi Arabia : the quest for political change and reform, Mansoor Jassem Alshamsi
Publication
Note
  • "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada by Routledge."
  • Revision and updating of author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Exeter, 2004 under title: The Discourse and Performance of the Saudi Sunni Islamic Reformist Leadership: 1981-2003
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Context -- 3. The Sunni Fiqh -- 4. Further Perspectives on the Sunni Fiqh -- 5. Intellectual Interaction -- 6. Political Struggle -- 7. Countering Policy in the 1990s -- 8. Petitions and Challenges -- 9. The Monarchy and Support -- 10. Appeasement -- 11. External Focus -- 12. Political Realism -- 13. Conclusion
Control code
892910686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 296 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203961124
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)892910686

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