Rethinking political and international theory.
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - University of St Andrews, 2013) issued under title: A comparative assessment of constitutionalism in Western and Islamic thought. First published 2015 by Ashgate Publishing.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -225) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Constitutional conversations : alternative models for the challenge of civilizational conflict 2. Western constitutionalism : universal norms or contingent cultural concepts 3. From Medina to Runnymede : comparing the foundational legacies of the constitution of Medina and the Magna Carta 4. Comparing constitutionalisms : is there an Islamic constitutionalism? 5. Constitutional conversations : the fusing of political tradition in Khayr al-Din al-Tunisi's The surest path 6. The Arab Spring : constitutional thought in contested political space, questions and conclusions.