Islam and democracy / John L. Esposito, John O. Voll

Author(s): Esposito, John L
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Subjects: Islam and state
Democracy--Religious aspects--Islam
Islamic countries--Politics and government
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
LC Classification: J, JC
Physical Description: 232 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 3
1. Islam and Democracy: Heritage and Global Context 11
2. State and Opposition in Islamic History 33
3. Iran: Revolutionary Islam in Power 52
4. Sudan: The Mahdi and the Military 78
5. Pakistan: The Many Faces of an Islamic Republic 102
6. Malaysia: The Politics of Multiculturalism 124
7. Algeria: Democracy Suppressed 150
8. Egypt: Governmental, Populist, and Extremist Islam in Conflict 173
Conclusion 192
Notes 203
Suggestions for Further Reading 221
Index 224
Additional Authors: Voll, John Obert, 1936-
Notes: LCCN: 95042339
ISBN: 0195102967 (cloth : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0195108167 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-223) and index
OCLC Number: 33334678
ISBN/ISSN: 0195102967
0195108167