Book Mirror for the Muslim prince : Islam and the theory of statecraft / edited by Mehrzad Boroujerdi.
Associated Name: Boroujerdi, Mehrzad, editor of compilation.
Publication year: 2013.
Call Number BP173.6 .M57 2013
Media class: Book
Edition: First edition.
Publisher: Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815632894 0815632894
Series title: Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East
Extent: xvii, 465 pages ; 24 cm.
Introduction / Mehrzad Boroujerdi -- Maslahah as a political concept / Asma Afsaruddin -- Saʻdi's Treatise on Advice to the Kings / Alireza Shomali and Mehrzad Boroujerdi -- Perso-Islamicate political ethic in relation to the sources of Islamic law / Saïd Amir Arjomand -- An anomaly in the history of Persian political thought / Javad Tabatabai -- Teaching wisdom : a Persian work of advice for Atabeg Ahmad of Luristan / Louise Marlow -- A Muslim state in a non-Muslim context : The Mughal Case / Muzaffar Alam -- Al-Tahtawi's trip to Paris in light of recent historical analysis : travel literature or a mirror for princes? / Peter Gran -- Law and the common good : to bring about a virtuous city or preserve the old order? / Charles E. Butterworth -- What do Egypt's Islamists want? : moderate Islam and the rise of Islamic constitutionalism in Mubarak's Egypt / Bruce K. Rutherford -- The body corporate and the social body / Şerif Mardin -- Cosmopolitanism past and present, Muslim and western / Roxanne L. Euben -- God's caravan : Topoi and schemata in the history of Muslim political thought / Aziz Al-Azmeh.