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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
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
320.95601/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JA84.M53
LC item number
D37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10635099
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Publication
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Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203096857
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) y99951622706
Label
A history of social justice and political power in the Middle East : the Circle of Justice from Mesopotamia to globalization, Linda T. Darling
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10635099
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203096857
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) y99951622706

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