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The Islamic World and the West

An Introduction to Political Cultures and International Relations (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Islam,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Relations,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Islamic Government,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Islam - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Europe,
  • Islam and politics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMohammed Arkoun (Foreword), Udo Steinbach (Foreword), Kai Hafez (Editor), Mary Ann Kenny (Editor, Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9084091M
    ISBN 109004116516
    ISBN 109789004116511


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