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

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780815626350
  • Publisher: Syracuse University Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/1995
  • Series: Contemporary Issues in the Middle East Series
  • Edition description: 2nd ed
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 6.07 (w) x 9.01 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Pt. 1 Islamic Fundamentalism: Catalysts, Indices, and Responses
1 Islamic Resurgence in Modern Society 3
2 History of Islamist Movements: A Cyclical Pattern 8
3 The Social and Psychological Roots of Islamism 23
4 Islamist Ideology and Practice 36
5 Taxonomy of Islamist Societies and Arab Regimes 55
Pt. 2 Islamic Resurgence in the Arab World: Case Studies
6 Egypt: Cradle of Islamism 73
7 Syria: Sunni Islamism Against Ba'thi Rule 103
8 Iraq: Shiite Islamism Against Ba'thi Rule 119
9 Saudi Arabia: Sunni and Shiite Activism in an Islamic State 130
10 Islamism in the Gulf 152
11 Lebanon: Islamism in a Consociational Polity 162
Pt. 3 New Frontiers of Islamism
12 The New Islamism: Egypt 173
13 The Sudan, Libya, and Yemen 186
14 Jordan, Israel, West Bank, and Gaza 195
15 Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco 202
16 The Islamist Venture 211
Appendix: Islamist Societies in the Arab World 223
Notes 249
Glossary 269
Bibliography 277
Index 295
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