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The history of the Islamic <b>Caliphate</b>. Illustration built on information fro...
Published: 01 March 2018
Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. More
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 7154–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.869991
Published: 01 January 2014
...Ahmed Al Khamlichi The term ‘ Amir al-Mou'mineen ’ (Commander of the Faithful) and ‘caliph’ were first bestowed on Omar Bin al-Khattab who became the successor of the Prophet (Peace be upon him) two-and-a-half years after he passed away. By virtue of the political and religious connotations of the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93421–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1204681
Published: 01 July 2016
...Showkat Ahmad Dar The surprising rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) and its proclamation as the caliphate on 29 June 2014 imposed an obvious threat to nation-states. The continuous controversy over the nature and applicability of Islamic tenets to governmental institutions has yet to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131123–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.123
Published: 01 March 2020
... historians cite what is known as the “Abu Al-Shamat letter,” which was sent by Sultan Abdul Hamid II to Sheikh Mahmud Afandi Abu Al-Shamat, 2 where he stated: “I was forced to give up the Islamic caliphate because of the pressure and threats practiced on me by the heads of a Union Assembly known as ‘Young...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1233–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123001
Published: 03 September 2019
... Caliphate. This model has not been subjected to systematic research to explain either the reasons why it was abandoned in the course of political history or the outcomes it produced. This model was not developed and updated. This allowed it to survive and continue as a utopia in spite of the many...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12225–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122002
Published: 02 June 2019
... majority of the opposition movement actors come from the Shia sect. The martyrdom of Hussein and his followers in the Battle of Karbala (680 AD) is the central event in the Shia history. Hussein, the last descendant from the line of the Prophet Muhammad, was killed by the Sunni Umayyad caliph Yazid...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 1143–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114001
Published: 04 December 2018
... took place. Many Islamist militias played a pivotal role in them. The ominous phenomenon of terrorism had reached an unprecedented high across Iraq, on a scale never seen anywhere before. This was then followed by the era of Daesh rule and its relentless mission to establish an Islamic Caliphate...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 114135–158 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114007
Published: 04 December 2018
... Mohamed and his caliphs’ creation of a unified, conquering army of Islam in the seventh century. According to this assumption, the rise of a charismatic Sunni fundamental leader (Nasser with a beard) emerging in the next century with a messianic message would unite the fragmented protest groups and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11325–46 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113002
Published: 03 September 2018
... belief of Copts’ entitled rights as citizens. However, after the removal of the Ottoman Caliphate in 1924 and the emergence of the modern Arab “nation-state,” debate over non-Muslim rights and citizenship intensified. According to Saeed ( 1999 , 309–10), four perspectives can be noted in this regard...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 72283–298 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.917818
Published: 01 April 2014
... Muslim Brotherhood Caliphate wali al-amr Shari'a Fiqh Islamists between revolution and the state: an epilogue Abdul Ghani Imad* Department of Social Sciences, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon The problematic addressed in this article is the challenge initiated by the Arab revolutions to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-219–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.00001B
Published: 01 March 2018
...Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. Figure 3. The history of the Islamic Caliphate. Illustration built on information from Pay 2015 (107) and other sources. ...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2279–295 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000016
Published: 01 March 2018
... six books of Euclid’s Elements , the main authority at the time, because he had arrived at the conclusions of the remaining seven by himself. Caliph al Mamun “personally reproached him for not completely reading such a fundamental work even if he didn’t need to do” ( Rashed 2011a , 23–24...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2239–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000014
Published: 01 March 2018
... Humanities and Social Science 5 ( 6 ): 115 – 25 . Akbar, Z . 2017 . “Why Join ISIS? The Causes of Terrorism from the Muslim Youth Perspective,” doctoral dissertation, University of Huddersfield . Al Arabiya News . 2014 . “Caliph Urges Skilled Jihadists to Join ISIS...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2127–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000008
Published: 01 March 2018
.... By contrast, the reduction aims to make young people meditate and understand the idea smoothly. The preacher deliberately lengthens some of the words which are the key words on which Salafi thought is based, such as the ummah , jihad, the Caliphate, et cetera. In parallel with the rhythms and tone...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-263–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000005
Published: 01 March 2018
... cultures that should be based on rational principles that meet the interests of all through discussion, dialogue, and debate. ( Al-Mohamadawi 2011 , 326–27) 1. The moments depicted as a “golden age” of Islam, the stage of prophecy and the Orthodox Caliphs, were also a stage of terrible wars...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2111–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000007
Published: 01 March 2018
... to the organization’s tendency to distinguish between the idea of the “nation” as the basis for achieving the Islamic Caliphate (the Succession) and the National State project, which was at various times at variance with the immediate political positions the organization took ( Tammam 2010b , 8–15...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2319–332 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000020
Published: 01 March 2018
... and Segregation of Refugee Populations in Lebanon from a Comparative Perspective .” Middle East Law and Governance 9 ( 2 ): 113 – 46 . Dobbins, James , and Seth G. Jones . 2017 . “ The End of a Caliphate .” Survival 59 ( 3 ): 55 – 72 . Donker, Teije Hidde , and Kasper Ly...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-27–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000002
Published: 01 March 2018
..., caliph of the Islamic State, is an erroneous and superficial understanding of contemporary contexts. As researchers we become like the fundamentalists we claim to study when we juxtapose ancient texts on contemporary contexts. We become advocates of ahistoricism, literal interpretation of texts, when we...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103443–446 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1343929
Published: 01 July 2017
... Caliph, Omar, deliberately circumvented the ruling by stating that if a thief steals because he is poor and hungry, and in a period of famine, he should not be punished as the Quran stated. A strict constructionist would not give himself the latitude to interpret when and how to apply a ruling. The...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103452–458 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1351722
Published: 01 July 2017
... Quarterly 39 (1): 741 757. Azmeh, Wayel. 2016. Misconceptions about the Caliphate in Islam. DOMES (Digest of Middle East Studies). 25 (2): 227 263. Chaney, Paul. 2017. Comparative Analysis of State and Civil Society Discourse on the Implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the...