By Faiz Sheikh
This booklet explores an Islamic method of the ‘international’, displaying that Islam can give a contribution prepared insights into how we ‘do’ IR, and the way we'd swap that perform to be extra inclusive, whereas additionally highlighting the boundaries of an ‘Islamic foreign Relations’. Exploring conceptualizations of group and distinction in Islamic traditions, the e-book relates those notions to innovations which are thought of common in IR, comparable to state-based politics and the need for secularism. during this approach, the booklet exhibits how the research of political Islam will help to interrogate and redefine key innovations inside of overseas politics. In an international of continuous polarization among ‘Islam’ and ‘the West’, this booklet deals IR an opportunity to interact in a positive discussion with Islamic traditions, as a way to higher comprehend international politics.
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