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The Arab Fall: War Of All Against All, Muqtedar Khan Feb 2015

The Arab Fall: War Of All Against All, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This article explore the geopolitics of the Arab World with the rise of Daesh - ISIS.


Has Modernity Failed The Muslim World?, Muqtedar Khan Oct 2014

Has Modernity Failed The Muslim World?, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

Modernity had come to the Muslim World. But it did not deliver. There is no stability, no freedom, no real democracy and no earned prosperity and no scientific vitality in the Muslim World. Perhaps rather than continuing to ask the old question is Islam compatible with modernity, we need to ask has modernity failed Muslims.


Pakistan Needs Regional And Global Alliances To Fight The Extremists, Muqtedar Khan Jun 2014

Pakistan Needs Regional And Global Alliances To Fight The Extremists, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

A regional coalition will make the struggle against extremism more potent, more durable and less expensive, but it will take more than deft diplomacy to achieve.


The Moroccan Path To Islamism, Muqtedar Khan May 2012

The Moroccan Path To Islamism, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This article reviews the balance of power between the King and the new Parliament which is dominated by the Islamists in Morocco. It also explores how Islamists came to power in Morocco.


Democracy Is Indispensable: A Political Philosophy Of Islamic Governance, Muqtedar Khan Jun 2010

Democracy Is Indispensable: A Political Philosophy Of Islamic Governance, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This essay identifies some of the key components of islamic governance to show the compatibility of Islam and Democracy.


Islamic Governance And Democracy, Muqtedar Khan Jan 2009

Islamic Governance And Democracy, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

The chapter argues that democracy is necessary for Islamic governance. It also provides a discussion on why Muslims need an Islamic state.


Demokratie Und Islamische Staatlichkeit, Muqtedar Khan Apr 2007

Demokratie Und Islamische Staatlichkeit, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This article develops an Islamic conception of democracy while arguing that not only Islam and Democracy are compatible but for establishing Islamic governance, democracy is necessary.


Islam And The New Europe: The Remaking Of A Civilization, Muqtedar Khan Jan 2007

Islam And The New Europe: The Remaking Of A Civilization, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

The paper argues that it is not Muslims but Western Intellectuals, with outdated notions of what Europe means, who are having a difficulty in assimilating into the New Europe.


Islamic Democratic Theory: Between Political Philosophy And Jurisprudence, Muqtedar Khan Jan 2004

Islamic Democratic Theory: Between Political Philosophy And Jurisprudence, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

The essay compares the contributions that Philosophers, Jurists and Theologians make to the discourse on Islam and Democracy.


Radical Islam, Liberal Islam, Muqtedar Khan Dec 2003

Radical Islam, Liberal Islam, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This article extols the virtues of Liberal Islam and argues for the strategic compatibility of Liberal Islam and Liberal Democracy.


Teaching Globalization, Muqtedar Khan Aug 2003

Teaching Globalization, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This article provides helpful conceptual guidelines for teaching Globalization.


Prospects For Muslim Democracy: The Role Of Us Policy, Muqtedar Khan Jan 2003

Prospects For Muslim Democracy: The Role Of Us Policy, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

This paper explores the role of US foreign policy in promoting Democracy in the Muslim World.


Islam As An Ethical Tradition Of International Relations, Muqtedar Khan Dec 1996

Islam As An Ethical Tradition Of International Relations, Muqtedar Khan

Muqtedar Khan

The paper discusses the role that Islamic values can play in articulating Islam as an ethical tradition that can shape the international relations.