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On Muslim Democracy: Essays and Dialogues

Posted By: arundhati
On Muslim Democracy: Essays and Dialogues

Rached Ghannouchi, "On Muslim Democracy: Essays and Dialogues "
English | ISBN: 0197666876 | 2023 | 248 pages | EPUB, PDF | 572 KB + 12 MB

Many Muslim intellectuals and political activists have begun to move beyond classical political Islam to embrace a more pluralistic, democratic order by developing the concept of "Muslim democracy." Perhaps the most prominent example is the Tunisian Ennahda Party, which declared itself to no longer be "Islamist" but a "Muslim Democratic" party in 2016. While there has been some scholarship on the phenomenon of "Muslim democracy," this book represents the first volume in English to offer a translation of primary source texts elaborating its ideological contours.

The head of the Ennahda Party, and an internationally prominent Muslim political thinker and intellectual, Rached Ghannouchi is known around the world as the preeminent theorist of a reconciliation between modern Islamic political thought and democratic theory.

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