TITLE

MODERNITY AND TRADITION IN THE ISLAMIC MOVEMENTS IN IRAQ: CONTINUITY AND DISCONTINUITY IN THE ROLE OF THE ULAMA

AUTHOR(S)
Sakai, Keiko
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the universality of the Islamic thought of Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, founder of most Islamic political movements in Iraq. Socio-political background of the foundation of Al-Da'wa Party; Development of Al-Da'wa and separation from Marja'iya; Comparison of Al-Da'wa with other Islamic political organizations.
ACCESSION #
4564667

 

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