Democracy In Islam (Routledge Studies in Political Islam) by Sayed Khatab,Gary D. Bouma

By Sayed Khatab,Gary D. Bouma

Challenging the view of Islamic extremists and critics of Islam, this booklet explores the very topical factor of Islam’s compatibility with democracy. It examines:



  • principles of Islam's political idea and the idea of democracy therein

  • the proposal of democracy in medieval and sleek Muslim suggestion

  • Islam and human rights

  • the contribution of Islamic criminal rules to eu felony philosophy and law.

The ebook addresses the urgent want for a scientific express of an Islamic politics of human rights and democracy grounded within the Qur’an. The West wonders approximately Islam and human rights, and its personal skill to include Muslim minority groups. Many Muslims additionally search to discover inside of Islam help resource for democratic governance and human rights.

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