Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2012

144 Pages

8.50 x 5.50 inches

ISBN: 9780748639786

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Islam and the Foundations of Political Power

(In Translation: Modern Muslim Thinkers)

First Edition

Ali Abdel Razek and Edited by Abdou Filali-Ansary
Translated by Maryam Loutfi

Published by Edinburgh University Press

In Translation Modern Muslim Thinkers

  • The first English translation of this controversial essay that challenged fundamental ideas about political power
  • Includes a substantial introduction, which places the essay in its context and explains its impact
  • An appendix of Razek's sources with full publication details
  • Explanatory notes beside Razek's original footnotes
  • Additional notes about particular people, events or vocabulary that may be unfamiliar to modern readers

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