Islam in Revolution: Fundamentalism in the Arab World / Edition 2

Islam in Revolution: Fundamentalism in the Arab World / Edition 2

by R. Hrair Dekmejian
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815626350
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Series:
Contemporary Issues in the Middle East Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.07(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Preface to the Second Edition
Pt. 1Islamic Fundamentalism: Catalysts, Indices, and Responses
1Islamic Resurgence in Modern Society3
2History of Islamist Movements: A Cyclical Pattern8
3The Social and Psychological Roots of Islamism23
4Islamist Ideology and Practice36
5Taxonomy of Islamist Societies and Arab Regimes55
Pt. 2Islamic Resurgence in the Arab World: Case Studies
6Egypt: Cradle of Islamism73
7Syria: Sunni Islamism Against Ba'thi Rule103
8Iraq: Shiite Islamism Against Ba'thi Rule119
9Saudi Arabia: Sunni and Shiite Activism in an Islamic State130
10Islamism in the Gulf152
11Lebanon: Islamism in a Consociational Polity162
Pt. 3New Frontiers of Islamism
12The New Islamism: Egypt173
13The Sudan, Libya, and Yemen186
14Jordan, Israel, West Bank, and Gaza195
15Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco202
16The Islamist Venture211
Appendix: Islamist Societies in the Arab World223
Notes249
Glossary269
Bibliography277
Index295

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