Muslims and global justice /
- Publication info:
- Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.
Osgoode Hall Law School Library
- Muslims and global justice / Abdullahi Ahmed An-Naʻīm.
- Main Author:
- Naʻīm, ʻAbd Allāh Aḥmad, 1946-
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011
- Physical Description:
vi, 374 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -367) and index.
Table of Contents
- Introduction : reimagining global justice
- Islamic ambivalence to political violence : Islamic law and international terrorism
- Problems of universal cultural legitimacy for human rights
- Toward a cross-cultural approach to defining international standards of human rights : the meaning of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
- State responsibility under international human rights law to change religious and customary laws
- Islamic foundations of religious human rights
- Cultural transformation and normative consensus of the best interest of the child
- Toward an Islamic hermeneutics for human rights
- Competing claims to religious freedom and communal self-determination in Africa
- Globalization and jurisprudence : an Islamic perspective
- The politics of religion and the morality of globalization
- Global citizenship and human rights : from Muslims in Europe to European Muslims.