Getting to Pluralism: Political Actors in the Arab World

ISBN13: 9780870032448 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionPluralism in the Arab world has not yet matured into functional democratic politics. While ruling establishments, Islamist movements, and secular parties have introduced a much greater degree of pluralism into Arab societies, the imbalance of power and interdependence among these actors limits…

Can Islam Be French?: Pluralism and Pragmatism in a Secularist State

Product Description Can Islam Be French? is an anthropological examination of how Muslims are responding to the conditions of life in France. Following up on his book Why the French Don’t Like Headscarves, John Bowen turns his attention away from the perspectives of French non-Muslims to focus on those of the country’s Muslims themselves. Bowen…