Black, Antony.

The history of Islamic political thought : from the Prophet to the present / Antony Black. - 2nd ed. - Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c.2011. - xviii, 380 p. : map ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [356]-368) and indexes.

The messenger and the law c. 622-1000 -- Religion and state power (din wa dawla) : the Sunni doctrine of the state c. 900-1220 -- The shariʻa and the sword c. 1220-1500 -- Religious ideology and political control in early modern states -- Isalm and the West.

Second edition of the history of Islamic political thought that traces its roots from early Islam to the current age of Fundamentalism (622 AD to 2010 AD).


Islam and state--History.
Political science--History.--Islamic Empire

Islamic Empire--Politics and government.

320.557 / BLA