Anatomy of Dissent in Islamic Societies: Ibadism, Rebellion, by A. Souaiaia

By A. Souaiaia

Anatomy of Dissent in Islam is an interdisciplinary examine of political and criminal dissent in Islamic civilization from the 7th century on. (7th century). utilizing Ibadism as a case research, this paintings explores the occasions and teachings that formed legitimacy and uprising, orthodoxy and sectarianism, and legislations and tradition in Islamic societies.

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