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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (2): 283–298.
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...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (3): 404–421.
Published: 01 July 2013
... the army and judiciary, the Muslim Brotherhood, and liberals – to collaborate and avoid posing religion and the state as two opposing entities. Having to deal with the Shari'a as the source or reference for legislation need not be a polarizing issue as religion is being dealt with as ‘the dominant...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (2): 172–188.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Ahmad Kamal Abou Al-Majd This article attempts to attenuate the exaggerated polarization in contemporary religious discourse in Egyptian society emanating from two flawed positions: a wrong conception of ‘applying Shari'a‘; and a wrong intention whereby deliberate cultural exclusion is practised to...