Islam and Warfare: Context and Compatibility with by Onder Bakircioglu

By Onder Bakircioglu

The query of ways Islamic legislations regulates the notions of simply recourse to and simply behavior in warfare has lengthy been the subject of heated controversy, and is usually topic to oversimplification in scholarship and journalism. This ebook strains the reason for aggression?within the Islamic culture, and assesses the which means and evolution of the contentious idea of jihad. The publication finds that there hasn't ever been a unified place on what Islamic war tangibly includes, end result of the complexity of correct assets and discordant ancient dynamics that experience formed the contours of jihad.

Onder Bakircioglu advocates a dynamic studying of Islamic legislation and army culture; one that prioritises the calls for of up to date diplomacy and considers the that means and alertness of jihad as contingent at the socio-political forces of every ancient epoch.

This publication can be of significant curiosity to students and scholars of overseas legislation, Islamic legislation, warfare and safety reviews, and the legislations of armed conflict.

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