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Islam and democracy after the Arab Spring, John L. Esposito, Tamara Sonn, and John O. Voll

The landscape of the Middle East has changed dramatically since 2011, as have the political arena and the discourse around democracy. InIslam and Democracy after the Arab Spring, John L. Esposito, John Voll, and Tamara Sonn examine the state of democracy in Muslim-majority societies today. Applying a twenty-first century perspective to the question of whether Islam is "compatible" with democracy, they redirect the conversation toward a new politics of democracy that transcends both secular authoritarianism and Political Islam.--, Provided by Publisher
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- Islam, democracy and Turkey's secular state -- Iran: classical themes and contemporary challenges -- Pakistan: a work in progress -- Indonesia -- Senegal -- Tunisia -- Egypt -- Conclusion
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
306 pages, 24 cm.

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