Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 June 2009

288 Pages | 48 b/w illus.

ISBN: 9781850659266

Bookseller Code (06)

In the Shadow of Shari'ah

Islam, Islamic Law and Democracy in Pakistan

Matthew J Nelson

A Hurst Publication

  • Analysis of the evolving fusion of Islam and democracy in Pakistan
  • Argues that, contrary to popular belief, Islam and the democratic ethos are not incompatible
  • Pakistan sure to remain in the news as a key player in the "war on terror"

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