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dc.contributor.authorRane, Halimen_US
dc.contributor.editorMichael O'Keefeen_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-03T15:06:21Z
dc.date.available2017-05-03T15:06:21Z
dc.date.issued2007en_US
dc.date.modified2008-05-07T09:11:47Z
dc.identifier.issn14781158en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/18467
dc.description.abstractThe Israeli-Palestinian conflict remains unresolved largely due to a failure to redress its asymmetry and the fact that the 'peace process' is not based on international law, specifically the resolutions of the United Nations. The mounting religious dimension is also perpetuating the conflict's intractability. The classical Islamic siyar 1 with the doctrine of jihad at its core represents an authoritative 'Islamic' response to conflict and relations with non-Muslims. However, the militant response of some Palestinians to the Israeli occupation has been detrimental to their struggle for a restoration of rights, including self-determination. This article presents a theoretical framework for a reformulation of the classical doctrine of jihad. This reformulation must possess Islamic legitimacy, consistency with modern international norms, and the capacity to contribute to a just resolution of the conflict. The reformulation process needs to overcome the method of naskh (abrogation)2 and replace it with an approach to interpretation based on 'contextualization' so as to make accessible the broadest possible range of strategies in response to conflict contained in the Quran and the Prophetic traditions.Such a reformulation of jihad is necessary, though not sufficient, to generate therequisite international support for the norms of racial equality, dignity, and self-determination to redirect the strategic and material interests of influential states, shifting their foreign policies toward a just resolution of the conflict based on the resolutions of the United Nations.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.description.publicationstatusYesen_AU
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherRoutledgeen_US
dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdomen_US
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationNen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom127en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpageto147en_US
dc.relation.ispartofissue2en_US
dc.relation.ispartofjournalGlobal Change, Peace & Securityen_US
dc.relation.ispartofvolume19en_US
dc.rights.retentionYen_AU
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode360105en_US
dc.titleReformulating Jihad in the Context of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A Theoretical Frameworken_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Peer Reviewed (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articlesen_US
gro.facultyArts, Education & Law Group, School of Humanities, Languages and Social Sciencesen_US
gro.date.issued2007
gro.hasfulltextNo Full Text


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