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After Jihad : America and the struggle for Islamic democracy / Noah Feldman.

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West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 321.80917 FEL (Text) 31951003154777 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0374529337
  • ISBN: 9780374529338
  • Physical Description: xvii, 260 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st paperback ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004.

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General Note: Originally published: 2003. With new pref.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-251) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface to the paperback edition -- The revolution that wasn't -- Islam and democracy in contact -- pt. 1 The idea of Islamic democracy -- Islamic democracy, not Islamist democracy -- Islam, the West, and the question of opposition -- Islam and democracy as mobile ideas -- The resilience of Islam -- God's rule and the people's rule -- Islamic equality -- Islamic liberty -- The universality of mobile ideas -- pt. 2. Varieties of Islamic democracy -- Democratization and Muslim reality : an overview -- Iran : Islamic democracy in the balance -- Turkey : the outlier -- Islam and democracy in South and Southeast Asia : mobility and possibility -- Pakistan : the Islamic state and the struggle for stability -- The diversity of the Arabs -- Monarchies with oil : the Rentier state in action -- Kings without oil -- The dictators and the Islamists : the puzzle of Egypt -- Regime change and its consequences : dictators with oil -- The big picture : Islam, democracy, and the contact of mobile ideas -- pt. 3. The necessity of Islamic democracy -- Why democracy? The pragmatic argument -- Neutralizing anti-Americanism by refuting it -- Doing the right thing -- How to do it -- Democracy's Muslim allies -- Imagining an Islamic democracy -- After Jihad -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Subject: Democracy > Religious aspects > Islam.
Islam and world politics.
Islam and politics > Islamic countries.
United States > Relations > Islamic countries.
Islamic countries > Relations > United States.
Islamic countries > Politics and government.

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