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The role of Islam in public square

Abdulaziz Abdulhussein Sachedina

The role of Islam in public square

guidance or governance?

by Abdulaziz Abdulhussein Sachedina

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Published by Amsterdam University Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English


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StatementAbdulaziz Sachedina.
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LC ClassificationsBP
The Physical Object
Pagination23, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22765169M
ISBN 109789053568255

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