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Author Nasr, Seyyed Vali Reza, 1960-

Title The rise of Islamic capitalism : why the new Muslim middle class is the key to defeating extremism / Vali Nasr.

Imprint New York : Free Press, 2010, c2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    956.054 NAS    Available
Edition 1st Free Press trade paperback ed.
Description 308 p. ; 22 cm.
Note "A Council on Foreign Relations book."
Previously published in hardcover in 2009 as Forces of fortune: the rise of the new Muslim middle class and what it will mean for our world.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-291) and index.
Contents The promise of commerce -- The world according to Dubai -- Iran's predicament -- The tragic failures of secularism -- The great Islamic revolution -- The true course of fundamentalism -- The prophets of change -- Pakistan's horror and hope -- The Turkish model -- Winning the future.
Subject Islam and politics -- Middle East.
Capitalists and financiers -- Middle East.
Capitalists and financiers -- Islamic countries.
Capitalism -- Middle East.
Capitalism -- Islamic countries.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-
Added Title Forces of fortune : the rise of the new Muslim middle class and what it will mean for our world.
ISBN 9781416589693 (pbk.)
1416589694 (pbk.)

 
    
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