Islamic Political Culture and Authoritarian Military Rule

by Ashraful, Ph.D. Hasan

Publisher: Austin & Winfield Pub

Written in English
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  • Central government,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Pakistan,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology
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Number of Pages268
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ISBN 101572920920
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Islamic political culture and authoritarian-military rule: an analysis of the nature of rule in Pakistan. Author / Creator Hasan, Ashraful. Subjects / Keywords. Islam and state--Pakistan; Pakistan--Politics and government; Islam and politics--Pakistan; Authoritarianism--Pakistan; Graduation date ; Type of Item Thesis; Degree Doctor of Author: Ashraful.

Hasan. Perhaps the most famous one argues that Islam, by failing to recognize the separation of religion and state, naturally leads to authoritarianism. In a now famous book, What Went Wrong, historian Bernard Lewis popularized a. political philosophy that sought to rationalize the early period of Saddam Husayn’s rule and marked his transition in the year of the book’s appearance to the Presidency of Iraq.3 Al-Takriti’s book appeared as Saddam Husayn consolidated personal power over the regime in and phased out statist : Patrick Kane.

2 Situating the Study of Islam and Democracy Culture’s Effect on Political and Economic Development Our research question falls within a long intellectual tradition on the effect of religion and culture on economic and political development.

While such discussion can. Military Rule, Islamism and Democracy in Pakistan Article in The Middle East Journal 58(2) March with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Islamic Political Thought: An Introduction contains 16 chapters adapted from arti-cles in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought, a reference work pub-lished in This volume, shorter and more streamlined than the parent work, presents broad, comprehensive discussions of central themes and core Size: KB.

Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Middle East 22 Dec authoritarian regimes from domestic and international criticisms while at once retaining Islamic political positions vis-à-vis the state. Under this policy, “the more such contention there. countries from toI find that authoritarian legisl atures decrease the probability of being replaced by a subsequent authoritarian regimes in all regime types, but increase the prob-ability of democratization in military and single party regimes, and when the dictator does not have access to abundant natural resource rents.

Islam is not just a ‘heavenly’ religion, it is also a religion to deal with humanitarian problems and seek to provide spiritual morality. Islamic values in politics, not political Islam Islam, in its original texts of the Qur’an and Hadith, did not introduce a comprehensive system of government.

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Indeed, the country offers a counter-argument to the “conventional wisdom among political scientists that ‘military rule is the shortest form of authoritarian regime in the developing world’”.Author: Christina Fink.

The nature of the causal connection between Islam and political regime is investigated. Many conventional assumptions about Islam and politics do not withstand scrutiny. But one factor does help explain the dearth of democracy in the Muslim world: the treatment of women and by: Until the early s Uruguay held a worldwide reputation as a democratic island in Latin Amer­ica, maintaining a collective exec­utive system that acquired for it the nickname of the "Switzerland of South America." The constitu­tional tradition was emphasized by a nonpersonalist and non-authoritarian executive, political stability, a high standard of living, and an advanced.

2 Acronyms AKP: The Justice and Development Party (Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi) is a moderate conservative-Islamic political party. The party has been in power since CHP: The Republican People‟s Party (Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi) is the oldest political party in Turkey.

It was founded by Atatürk and is devoted to the 6 Kemalist principles, most. The rule book conception takes rules to be goals in and off themselves, and the spirit of the rule book as a determiner of new rules.

Historical readings of the constitution, he states, are an example of that, where the intentions of the writers of the constitution in the US are taken to determine what the constitution : Sari Hanafi, Azzam Tomeh. To structure this analysis of the threat political Islam poses to the political stability of current regimes, this essay draws from Anthony Gramsci’s () concepts of ‘wars of manoeuvre’ and ‘wars of position’.

A war of manoeuvre is a military. Aspects of authoritarian rule that we will examine in this class include the existence of ruling parties, the maintenance of legislatures, the role of the military, the use of elections, control of the media, repression, coercion, electoral fraud, political socialization, and patronage.

Authoritarian regimes vary along all of these Size: KB. Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society.

It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book reviews. Analysis - For the next and final round of presidential elections, Egyptians are being asked to choose between an Islamic or military dictatorship. Russia is back - and it's not playing by the rule book.Mar 08 Germany and Japan possessed dynamic economies under authoritarian regimes and decided to break the shackles of the.

Thus, for all the resources it controlled, the Islamic waqf contributed minimally to building civil society. As a core element of Islam’s classical institutional complex, it perpetuated authoritarian rule by keeping the state largely unrestrained.

Therein lies a key reason for the slow pace of the Middle East’s democratization by: 1. Military rule is a terrible alternative to functioning democratic governance.

At the same time, one must not be blind to the fact that not all praetorian systems are equally oppressive or incompetent, and some are actually preferable to other kinds of authoritarian rule. rule in the Middle East as something more than the persistence of traditional Islam.

As a group, these six books draw the Middle East back into a debate within the social sciences about the legacies of political institutions and regime types. Among Middle Eastern monarchies, regime-led state formation and nation building have produced a flexible.

As its claim to secular military rule proved untenable, it has turned to rely on Islamist forces to manage civilian-military relations. Over the course of the past three decades two issues have been central to Pakistan's political development: first, democratization and civil-military relations; and second, Islamization and Islamism's relation.

Political culture (authoritarian persistence) a. some countries have cultural traditions more suited to authoritarianism (i.e. emphasize authority, obedience, and good of collective over individual) e.g. Lee Kwan Yew - Confucian values incompatible with western democracy.

Institutional Roots of Authoritarian Rule in the Middle East: Political Legacies of the Islamic Waqf by Timur Kuran* 11 December Abstract. In the pre-modern Middle East the closest thing to an autonomous private organization was the Islamic waqf.

Paradoxically, this non-state institution inhibited political participation, collective. The army and security forces shore up Egypt's new authoritarian system: "Today, the military, security and intelligence agencies have the final say in determining the direction of the ruling elites and putting policy into practice, thereby advancing their influence over other executive bodies, be they ministries or specialised institutions," writes Amr Hamzawy.

Islamist Opposition in Authoritarian Regimes explores the answers to these questions by studying the path of the Islamist Party of Justice and Development (PJD) in Morocco from to Wegner traces the party’s choices through an analysis of organizational, ideological, and institutional : Eva Wegner.

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Authoritarianism is a form of government characterized by strong central power and limited political freedoms. Political scientists have created many typologies describing variations of authoritarian forms of government. Authoritarian regimes may be either autocratic or oligarchic in nature, and may be based upon the rule of a party or the military.

In an influential work, the political.Shahrough Akhavi, “Elite Factionalism in the Islamic Republic of Iran,” The Middle East Journal, (): –; Anoushiravan Ehteshami, After Iranian Second Republic (London; New York: Routledge, ); Mehdi Moslem, “The State and Factional Politics in the Islamic Republic of Iran,” in Twenty years of Islamic Revolution, ed.

Eric Hooglund (New Author: Luciano Zaccara.Political Islam is a new invention and it does not represent a going back to any situation that existed in the past or to a theory that was formulated in the past.

Neo-fundamentalists, or proponents of political Islam have introduced some novel and radical changes.