The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History

The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History

by Michael Willis, Eli Lobel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0814793290

ISBN-13: 9780814793299

Pub. Date: 03/01/1999

Publisher: New York University Press

In recent years, like many countries caught between the tides of fundamentalist religion and secular culture, Algeria has been rocked by social upheaval, protest, spasmodic violence, and terrorist activity. Middle East scholar Michael Willis here charts the meteoric rise of one of the largest and most powerful Islamist movements in the Muslim world. 448 pp.

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In recent years, like many countries caught between the tides of fundamentalist religion and secular culture, Algeria has been rocked by social upheaval, protest, spasmodic violence, and terrorist activity. Middle East scholar Michael Willis here charts the meteoric rise of one of the largest and most powerful Islamist movements in the Muslim world. 448 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814793299
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

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