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Scriptural politics

the Bible and Koran as political models in Africa and the Middle East

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Published by C. Hurst in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible.,
  • Koran.,
  • Religion and politics -- Africa.,
  • Religion and politics -- Middle East.,
  • Christianity and politics -- Africa -- Middle East.,
  • Islam and politics -- Africa -- Middle East.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Niels Kastfelt.
    ContributionsKastfelt, Niels.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22596725M
    ISBN 101850654433, 1850654441

    Paul Brownback, Author Author, latest book "Counterattack," Blogger, addressing scriptural, political, and social issues at Greensboro/Winston-Salem, North Carolina Area Title: Author, latest book .


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Scriptural Politics examines how the Koran and Bible are interpreted and acted upon by political movements in the Middle East and Africa.

It is commonly held that the Koran has more specific rules for the organisation of society than does the Bible: thus while Islamic activists see the Koran as a model from which they can derive concrete and all-encompassing instructions, Christians view the.

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