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作者 Cesari, Jocelyne
書名 The awakening of Muslim democracy : religion, modernity, and the state / Jocelyne Cesari
出版項 New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014
國際標準書號 9781107044180 (hbk.)
9781107664821 (pbk.)
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 人文社會聯圖  DS63.1 .C47 2014    在架上    30650020052359
說明 xvi, 423 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 "Why and how did Islam become such a political force in so many Muslim-majority countries? In this book, Jocelyne Cesari investigates the relationship between modernization, politics, and Islam in Muslim-majority countries such as Egypt, Iraq, Pakistan, Tunisia, and Turkey - countries that were founded by secular rulers and have since undergone secularized politics. Cesari argues that nation-building processes in these states have not created liberal democracies in the Western mold, but have instead spurred the politicization of Islam by turning it into a modern national ideology. Looking closely at examples of Islamic dominance in political modernization - for example, nationalization of Islamic institutions and personnel under state ministries; reliance on Islamic references in political discourse, religiously motivated social unrest, or violence; and internationalization of Islam-aligned political movements or conflicts - this study provides a unique overview of the historical and political developments from the end of World War II to the Arab Spring that have made Islam the dominant force in the construction of the modern states, and discusses Islam's impact on emerging democracies in the contemporary Middle East"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references and index
主題 Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Islam and politics -- Middle East -- History -- 20th century
Islam and state -- Middle East -- History -- 20th century
Democratization -- Middle East -- History -- 20th century
Arab Spring, 2010-
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / International. bisacsh
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