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A comprehensive account of the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 examines the end of the Byzantine Empire and the medieval era, and the implications of the siege for the relationship between the West and Islam.

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9781401301910 | Hachette Book Group USA, August 10, 2005, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A comprehensive account of the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 examines the end of the Byzantine Empire and the medieval era, and the implications of the siege for the relationship between the West and Islam.

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9781401308506 | Reprint edition (Hachette Books, August 15, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive account of the fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks in 1453 examines the end of the Byzantine Empire and of the medieval era in light of the rise of two separate worlds--the West and the Middle East--as well as the implications of the siege for the relationship between the West and Islam.

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9781478914372 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, August 9, 2016), cover price $35.00

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Product Description: Questions how we conceive the 'international' of Ir by constructing a normative political Islam to critique the universalising tendencies of core concepts, such as liberal individualism and the primacy of the state.

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9781783484577 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 16, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: International Relations tends to rely on concepts that developed on the European continent, obscuring the fact that its history is far less ‘international’ than one might expect.

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9781783484584 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 16, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Questions how we conceive the 'international' of Ir by constructing a normative political Islam to critique the universalising tendencies of core concepts, such as liberal individualism and the primacy of the state.

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Product Description: Years of Upheaval discusses “Axial periods“ in history; years that witnessed such fundamental reversals in history as to make the world turn upside down and inaugurate a new era. Raphael Israeli sees the post-1989 period as such a period in Islam...read more

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9781412857123 | Transaction Pub, January 31, 2016, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Years of Upheaval discusses “Axial periods“ in history; years that witnessed such fundamental reversals in history as to make the world turn upside down and inaugurate a new era.

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Product Description: The Dark Side of the Crescent Moon constitutes a historical and political analysis of the growth of radical Islam throughout the world. It shows how the spread of radical Islam in Europe drove the United States and Russia to become allies of necessity, in order to confront a shared danger...read more

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9781412854061 | Transaction Pub, September 9, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Dark Side of the Crescent Moon constitutes a historical and political analysis of the growth of radical Islam throughout the world.

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Product Description: Does religiosity diminish democratic economic and civil tendencies? Do Islamic traditions provoke more hostility to democratic values in comparison to other religious traditions? In Religion, Religiosity, and Democratic Values, Abbas Mehregan undertakes an empirical examination of the effects of individual religiosity, historical religion, institutional democracy, and socioeconomic development on attitudes towards free market economics and confidence in traditional, modern, and post-modern civil society organizations...read more

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9789004269095 | Brill Academic Pub, May 28, 2014, cover price $148.00 | About this edition: Does religiosity diminish democratic economic and civil tendencies?

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Product Description: This is an era when the Islamic World is making a range of attempts to redefine itself and to grapple with the challenges of modernity. Many schools of thought have emerged which seek to position modern Islam within the context of a rapidly changing contemporary world...read more
By Imtiyaz Yusuf (editor)

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9781780760681 | Tauris Academic Studies, September 15, 2012, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This is an era when the Islamic World is making a range of attempts to redefine itself and to grapple with the challenges of modernity.

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9780761858164 | Hamilton Books, January 12, 2012, cover price $85.00

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9780761858225 | Hamilton Books, January 12, 2012, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Despite the intense media focus on Muslims and their religion since the tragedy of 9/11, few Western scholars or policymakers today have a clear idea of the distinctions between Islam and the politically based fundamentalist movement known as Islamism...read more

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9780300159981 | Yale Univ Pr, May 22, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Despite the intense media focus on Muslims and their religion since the tragedy of 9/11, few Western scholars or policymakers today have a clear idea of the distinctions between Islam and the politically based fundamentalist movement known as Islamism.

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Product Description: Reaching beyond traditionally politicised scholarship to provide a unique perspective on the place of religion and culture in global and local politics, this book examines the impact of Islam on 'civilizational' relations between different groups and polities...read more

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9780415686242 | Routledge, April 16, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Reaching beyond traditionally politicised scholarship to provide a unique perspective on the place of religion and culture in global and local politics, this book examines the impact of Islam on 'civilizational' relations between different groups and polities.

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9780415686259 | Routledge, April 16, 2012, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Reaching beyond traditionally politicised scholarship to provide a unique perspective on the place of religion and culture in global and local politics, this book examines the impact of Islam on 'civilizational' relations between different groups and polities.

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By American Foreign Policy Council (corporate author)

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9781442207134 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 27, 2011, cover price $109.00

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Product Description: One of the most important developments in Muslim politics in recent years has been the spread of movements calling for the implementation of shari`a or Islamic law. Shari`a Politics maps the ideals and organization of these movements and examines their implications for the future of democracy, citizen rights, and gender relations in the Muslim world...read more
By Robert W. Hefner (editor)

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9780253356277 | Indiana Univ Pr, April 4, 2011, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: One of the most important developments in Muslim politics in recent years has been the spread of movements calling for the implementation of sharia or Islamic law.

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9780253223104 | Indiana Univ Pr, April 4, 2011, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: One of the most important developments in Muslim politics in recent years has been the spread of movements calling for the implementation of shari`a or Islamic law.

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Product Description: Changing attitudes to Islam profoundly influence political cultures and national identities, as well as policies regarding immigration, security and multiculturalism. Given that the majority of relevant scholarly works have either adopted monocultural perspectives, or approached Islam in its general, non nation-specific dimension, the need for in-depth, multi-nation studies is urgent...read more
By Henri Nickels (editor)

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9781443828864 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, May 1, 2011, cover price $67.95 | About this edition: Changing attitudes to Islam profoundly influence political cultures and national identities, as well as policies regarding immigration, security and multiculturalism.

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Product Description: A Muslim has no nationality except his religious beliefs,” said Egyptian Sayyid Qutb, a key figure in the world of political Islam who was executed by the secular regime in his homeland in 1966. For decades, the ideologues of pan-Islam have refused to accept the boundaries and the responsibilities of the order of states...read more

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9780817913243 | Hoover Inst Pr, May 5, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A Muslim has no nationality except his religious beliefs,” said Egyptian Sayyid Qutb, a key figure in the world of political Islam who was executed by the secular regime in his homeland in 1966.

By Qamar-Ul Huda (editor)

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9780195201048, titled "History of Technology: Vol 6 and 7" | Oxford Univ Pr, January 11, 1979, cover price $195.00 | also contains History of Technology: Vol 6 and 7

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Product Description: Contemporary Islamism is a complex notion, encompassing a constellation of social, political, religious and ideological ideas that have evolved over the past two hundred years. These ideas have dramatically shaped modern and contemporary Arab societies, but they are little understood in the West...read more

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9780888645579 | Univ of Alberta Pr, October 30, 2010, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Contemporary Islamism is a complex notion, encompassing a constellation of social, political, religious and ideological ideas that have evolved over the past two hundred years.

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Product Description: The Routledge Handbook of Political Islam provides a multidisciplinary overview of the phenomenon of political Islam, one of the key political movements of our time. Drawing on the expertise from some of the top scholars in the world it examines the main issues surrounding political Islam across the world, from aspects of Muslim integration in the West to questions of political legitimacy in the Muslim world...read more
By Shahram Akbarzadeh (editor)

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9780415484732 | Routledge, December 13, 2011, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: The Routledge Handbook of Political Islam provides a multidisciplinary overview of the phenomenon of political Islam, one of the key political movements of our time.

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A scholar of political Islam offers an explanation of the teachings of the Quran, discussing the rise of Muslim extremist groups, the reasons for Muslim anti-Americanism, and the outlook for peace.

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9780195154351 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 2, 2002, cover price $74.00 | About this edition: A scholar of political Islam offers an explanation of the teachings of the Quran, discussing the rise of Muslim extremist groups, the reasons for Muslim anti-Americanism, and the outlook for peace.

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9780195168860 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 13, 2003, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Now available in paperback, Legacy of the Prophetis a sweeping, first-person account of the transformation in the style and message of Islamic politics at the beginning of the twenty-first century. As terrorism floods our headlines, this book offers a rare but much-needed counterpoint: it shows that Islamic activists have increasingly renounced violence in order to form political parties, engage in grass-roots work, and enter into civil society to bring about peaceful reform in their authoritarian societies...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813337791 | Westview Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The World Trade Center bombing, suicide attacks in Israel, the slaughter of tourists in Egypt and innocents in Algeria.

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9780813340180 | Basic Books, March 15, 2002, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Now available in paperback, Legacy of the Prophetis a sweeping, first-person account of the transformation in the style and message of Islamic politics at the beginning of the twenty-first century.

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Product Description: An historic and unprecedented collection of letters replying to Iranian President Mohammad Khatami's call for "a dialogue among civilizations." Issues addressed include relations between the Western and Islamic world, the future of U...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Anthony J. Dennis (editor)

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9781556053337, titled "Letters to Khatami: A Reply to the Iranian President's Call for a Dialogue Among Civilization's" | Wyndham Hall Pr, July 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An historic and unprecedented collection of letters replying to Iranian President Mohammad Khatami's call for "a dialogue among civilizations.

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