Consult Them in the Matter: A Nineteenth-Century Islamic Argument for Constitutional Government by Ahmad ibn Abi Diyaf

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The 2005 winner of The Arkansas Arabic Translation Award, sponsored by the King Fahd Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of Arkansas and the University of Arkansas Press, though written in the nineteenth century, is a richly contextualized precursor of modern Muslim wrestlings with notions of democracy and constitutionalism. Translated by the distinguished Middle East historian L. Carl Brown, this important historical work is now available to English language readers for the first time.

Year: 2005

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