Anatomy of Dissent in Islamic Societies: Ibadism, Rebellion, and Legitimacy by A. Souaiaia, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Anatomy of Dissent in Islamic Societies: Ibadism, Rebellion, and Legitimacy

Anatomy of Dissent in Islamic Societies: Ibadism, Rebellion, and Legitimacy

by A. Souaiaia
     
 
Anatomy of Dissent in Islam is an interdisciplinary study of political and legal dissent in Islamic civilization from the seventh century on. (7th century). Using Ibadism as a case study, this work explores the events and teachings that shaped legitimacy and rebellion, orthodoxy and sectarianism, and law and culture in Islamic societies.

Overview

Anatomy of Dissent in Islam is an interdisciplinary study of political and legal dissent in Islamic civilization from the seventh century on. (7th century). Using Ibadism as a case study, this work explores the events and teachings that shaped legitimacy and rebellion, orthodoxy and sectarianism, and law and culture in Islamic societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781137371607
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
12/18/2013
Edition description:
2013
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
10.40(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Ahmed E. Souaiaia is Associate Professor of Islamic Studies and International Studies at University of Iowa, USA.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >