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Islamic World in New Century.  Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Islamic World in New Century. Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

Ekmeleddin İhsanoğly

Islamic World in New Century. Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2013, 416 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-566-5

The book contains the Preface by RF Minister of Foreign Affairs S.V. Lavrov, as well as the Preface by the author to Russian translation of his book “Islamic World in New Century. Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)”. Prof. E. İhsanoğlu is well-known in Russia as a respected activist of Islamic World who often visited our country. The research consists of 9 Chapters and 10 Supplements (speeches, informational materials and documents). The work is devoted to the following subjects: historical background; formation and consolidation of OIC (1969 – 2004); reforming and revision of OIC charter; the role of OIC in providing peace and settlement to conflicts; problems of Islamic communities and minorities in the World; Islamophobia as a global threat to the World; formation of institutional potential for the progress and development in globalization era; economic and trade cooperation. The book is provided with Epilogue and Notes.

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