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The Resource The rights of God : Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics, Irene Oh

The rights of God : Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics, Irene Oh

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The rights of God : Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics
Title
The rights of God
Title remainder
Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics
Statement of responsibility
Irene Oh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Promoting Islam as a defender of human rights is laden with difficulties. Advocates of human rights will readily point out numerous humanitarian failures carried out in the name of Islam. In The Rights of God, Irene Oh looks at human rights and Islam as a religious issue rather than a political or legal one and draws on three revered Islamic scholars to offer a broad range of perspectives that challenge our assumptions about the role of religion in human rights. The theoretical shift from the conception of morality based in natural duty and law to one of rights has created tensions that hinder
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digitized
Cataloging source
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Oh, Irene
Dewey number
297.2/72
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BP173.63
LC item number
.O3 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Advancing human rights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam and civil society
  • Human rights
  • Islam and humanism
  • RELIGION
  • Human rights
  • Islam and civil society
  • Islam and humanism
Label
The rights of God : Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics, Irene Oh
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-150) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Defining Dialogue; 1 Conversations about Human Rights and Islam; 2 Maududi, Qutb, and Soroush: Humanity and History; 3 Envisioning Islamic Democracies; 4 The Free Conscience: "No Compulsion in Religion"; 5 Toleration ... and Its Limits; Conclusion: Advancing Human Rights Dialogue; Notes; Glossary of Foreign Words and Phrases; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191734011
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Extent
1 online resource (vii, 158 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435627567
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3372774
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22573/ctt2n53tt
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191734011
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The rights of God : Islam, human rights, and comparative ethics, Irene Oh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-150) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Defining Dialogue; 1 Conversations about Human Rights and Islam; 2 Maududi, Qutb, and Soroush: Humanity and History; 3 Envisioning Islamic Democracies; 4 The Free Conscience: "No Compulsion in Religion"; 5 Toleration ... and Its Limits; Conclusion: Advancing Human Rights Dialogue; Notes; Glossary of Foreign Words and Phrases; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191734011
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435627567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3372774
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n53tt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191734011
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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