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dc.contributor.advisorAnderson, Carol S., 1958-
dc.contributor.advisorEinspahr, Jennifer E., 1974-
dc.contributor.authorStefl, Katharine
dc.date.accessioned2011-04-02T22:40:38Z
dc.date.available2011-04-02T22:40:38Z
dc.date.issued2009
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10920/20873
dc.descriptionv, 73 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe author asks if Islamic nations have a tendancy toward welfare states due to the basic Muslim prescription for the giving of alms or "zakat." The author begins discussing the political and religious practice of zakat. Next, the evolution of Pakistan as an Islamic state is considered. Finally the author addresses the intersection of religion and politics represented by zakaten_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Religion Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSenior Individualized Projects. Religion.;
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.titleZakat : A Convergence of Religion and Politicsen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US


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