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Table of Contents


Contracts and their Repairs PDF
Ulrika Mårtensson 1-3


Widening the Comparative Theoretical Framework of Interstate Conflict and Conflict Resolution PDF
Ronald L. Gardner 5-26
Space Law, Shariʿa, and the Legal Place of a Scientific Enterprise: The Case for a Parallel Challenge of Sovereignty PDF
Haris A. Durrani 27-59
Religion, National Identity and Nation Building: Muhammad Mitwalli Shaʿrawi’s Concept of Islam and Its Ties to Modern Egyptian Politics PDF
Jacquelene Brinton 61-85
Communal Democracy: The Social Contract and Confederalism in Rojava PDF
Michael Knapp , Joost Jongerden 87-109

Book Reviews

On Taqlīd: Ibn al Qayyim’s Critique of Authority in Islamic Law, by Abdul-Rahman Mustafa. Oxford University Press, 2013. 256pp., $82.00. ISBN-13: 9780199937516 PDF
Joe Bradford 111-114
Hymnen des Jihads: Naschids im Kontext jihadistischer Mobilisierung, by Behnam T. Said. Ergon-Verlag, 2016. 361pp. Pb. €48.00. ISBN-13: 9783956501258 PDF
Joas Wagemakers 115-117
The Sunni Tragedy in the Middle East – Northern Lebanon from al-Qaeda to ISIS, by Bernard Rougier. Princeton University Press, 2015. 288pp., 1 line illus, 5 maps. Hb. $35.00 / £24.95. ISBN-13: 9781400873579 PDF
Sune Haugbølle 118-120
Of Sand or Soil: Genealogy and Tribal Belonging in Saudi Arabia, by Nadav Samin. Princeton University Press, 2015. 304pp., Hb. $39.50. ISBN-13: 9780691164441 PDF
Jörg Matthias Determann 121-122
Al-Shabaab in Somalia: The History and Ideology of a Militant Islamist Group, 2005-2012, by Stig Jarle Hansen. Oxford University Press, 2013. 195pp., Hb. $37.50. ISBN-13: 9780199327874 PDF
Christopher Anzalone 123-124
Fountainhead of Jihad: The Haqqani Nexus, 1973–2012, by Vahid Brown and Don Rassler. Oxford University Press, 2013. 320pp., Hb. $35.00. ISBN-13: 9780199327980 PDF
Christopher Anzalone 125-126
The Coptic Question in the Mubarak Era by Sebastian Elsässer. Oxford University Press 2014. 336pp., 10 illus. Hb. $78.00. ISBN-13: 9780199368396 PDF
Candace Lukasik 127-128

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