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The Principles of State and Government in Islam

The Principles of State and Government in Islam
Author Muhammad Asad
Country United States
Language English
Subject Law, Islamic Law
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher University of California Press[1]
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardcover, Paperback)
Pages 128 pp

The Principles of State and Government in Islam is a book written by Muhammad Asad. It was originally published in 1961 by University of California Press, and a revised edition was published in 1980 by Islamic Book Trust.


  • The Issues Before Us
  • Terminology and Historical Precedent
  • Government by Consent and Council
  • Relationship Between Executive and Legislature
  • The Citizens and The Government
  • Conclusion

See also


  1. ^ "Questia Book Intro". 

External links

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