Political words and ideas in Islam

Level B N297.1977 /985862 Available  Request
Full title: Political words and ideas in Islam / Bernard Lewis.
Main author: Lewis, Bernard
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Hukmet and devlet, government and state
  • "Serbestiyet", freedom
  • "Meve̲ret", consultation
  • "Siysa̲", politics
  • Usurpers and tyrants : notes on some Islamic political terms
  • On the quietist and activist traditions in Islamic political writing
  • "Malik", king
  • The regnal titles of the first Abbasid caliphs
  • "Daftar", register
  • "Dwn̲̲-i humyn̲̲", the Ottoman imperial council
  • "Jumhr̲iyya", republic.