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The Political Language of Islam (Exxon Lecture Series)

by Bernard Lewis

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political Rhetoric,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Terminology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Middle East,
  • Political science,
  • General,
  • Islam - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Religion / Islam,
  • History,
  • Islam and state,
  • Islamic Empire

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9832510M
    ISBN 100226476936
    ISBN 109780226476933

    The Political Language of Islam. By Bernard Lewis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pp. Index. Notes. $ cl. Martin Kramer As the title of this book suggests, the politics of Islam are expressed not only in a distinct vocabulary but a distinct language. The grammar and syntax of political . About the Book This book shows the ways in which political Islam, from its establishment in medieval north India, adapted itself to a variety of Indian contexts and became deeply Indianized. Pre-existent Arabo-Persian traditions were moulded to new Indian contexts, involving changes in the manner in which Islamic rule was conceived and conducted in the subcontinent.

      The Languages of Political Islam: India Muzffar Alam The Languages of Political Islam illuminates the diverse ways in which Islam, from the time of its arrival in India in the twelfth century through its height as the ruling theology to its decline, adapted to its new cultural context to become "Indianized.   Get it here. Islam has been one of the most powerful religious, social, and political forces in history. Over the last years, from origins in Arabia, a succession of Muslim polities and later empires expanded to control territories and peoples that ultimately stretched from southern France, to East Africa to South East Asia.

    The Political Traditions of Mohammed. not rated $ – $ Select options. Other Bill Warner Recommended Books on Political Islam. not rated Read more. Faktabasert Overbevisning. Other Languages and Study Courses. Sharia Law for Non-Muslims – Audiobook. not rated Read more. The Hadith – Audiobook. The Languages of Political Islam illuminates the diverse ways in which Islam, from the time of its arrival in India in the twelfth century through its height as the ruling theology to its decline, adapted to its new cultural context to become "Indianized." Muzaffar Alam shows that the adoption of Arabo-Persian Islam in India changed the manner in which Islamic rule and governance were : Muzaffar Alam.


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The Political Language of Islam 1. Metaphor and Allusion 2. The Body Politic 3. The Rulers and the Ruled 4. War and Peace 5. The Limits of Obedience.

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His analysis of documents written in Arabic, Persian, and Turkish illuminates differences between Muslim political thinking and Western political theory, and clarifies the perception Author: Bernard Lewis.

At the core of Islam is the Qur'an, believed to be the final revelation by a transcendent Allah [Arab.,=the God] to Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam; since the Divine Word was revealed in Arabic, this language is used in Islamic religious practice worldwide.

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