Month: February 2019

  • Wael Hallaq, The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament

    Wael Hallaq, The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament

    Wael Hallaq, The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013.S Sourced from: www.jadaliyya.com   Jadaliyya (J):  What made you write this book? Wael Hallaq (WH): When I was finishing my book Shari‘a: Theory, Practice, Transformations (published by Cambridge University Press in 2009), I realized that the two hundred pages I dedicated to the modern […]