Qur’anic Guidance for Good Governance

A Contemporary Perspective

Editors: al-Ahsan, Abdullah, Young, Stephen B. (Eds.)

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  • Provides a perspective on the recent rise of academic interest on good governance, particularly in the context of the clash of civilizations thesis in international relations
  • Discusses fundamental questions related to good governance and Islam
  • Sheds light on such diverse issues as women, family, economy, and civilization
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About this book

This book is a study of religious principles of good governance in our contemporary societies. Historically, religion has provided guidance for organizing societies. In modern times, however, religious ideas have been marginalized in social science literature. Contributors to this work explore what values and practices the Qur’an can contribute to governing our economic, political, and social life today.

About the authors

Abdullah al-Ahsan is professor at the Department of History and Civilization, International Islamic University Malaysia.

Stephen B. Young is Global Executive Director of Caux Round Table, USA

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Qur’anic Guidance for Good Governance
Book Subtitle
A Contemporary Perspective
Editors
  • Abdullah al-Ahsan
  • Stephen B. Young
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-57873-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-57873-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-57872-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-86272-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 227
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations
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