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The Resource A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling

A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling

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A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization
Title
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East
Title remainder
the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization
Statement of responsibility
Linda T. Darling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
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Darling, Linda T.
Dewey number
320.95601/1
Index
index present
LC call number
JA84.M53
LC item number
D37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Political science
  • Political culture
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Social justice
  • Middle East
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Circle of Justice -- Mesopotamia: "that the strong might not oppress the weak" -- Persia: "the deeds god likes best are righteousness and justice" -- The Islamic Empire: "no prosperity without justice and good administration" -- Politics in transition: "curb the strong from riding on the weak" -- The Turks and Islamic civilization: "the most penetrating of arrows is the prayer of the oppressed" -- Mongols and Turks: "fierce toward offenders, and in judgements just" -- Early modern empires: "the world is a garden, its wall is the state" -- Modernization and revolution: "no justice without law applied equally to all" -- The Middle East in the twentieth century: "a regime can endure with impiety but not with injustice" -- Conclusion
Control code
756593585
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cm.
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pages
Isbn
9780203096857
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(ebk.)
Lccn
2012009743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)756593585
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Circle of Justice -- Mesopotamia: "that the strong might not oppress the weak" -- Persia: "the deeds god likes best are righteousness and justice" -- The Islamic Empire: "no prosperity without justice and good administration" -- Politics in transition: "curb the strong from riding on the weak" -- The Turks and Islamic civilization: "the most penetrating of arrows is the prayer of the oppressed" -- Mongols and Turks: "fierce toward offenders, and in judgements just" -- Early modern empires: "the world is a garden, its wall is the state" -- Modernization and revolution: "no justice without law applied equally to all" -- The Middle East in the twentieth century: "a regime can endure with impiety but not with injustice" -- Conclusion
Control code
756593585
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780203096857
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2012009743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)756593585

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