Peaceful Islamist Mobilization in the Muslim World: What Went Right

Peaceful Islamist Mobilization in the Muslim World: What Went Right

by Julie Chernov Hwang
     
 

In Peaceful Islamist Mobilization in the Muslim World: What Went Right, Julie Chernov Hwang presents a compelling and innovative new theory and framework for examining for the variation in Islamist mobilization strategies in Muslim Asia and the Middle East. Based on extensive field research in Indonesia, Malaysia and Turkey, Hwang argues that states,

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In Peaceful Islamist Mobilization in the Muslim World: What Went Right, Julie Chernov Hwang presents a compelling and innovative new theory and framework for examining for the variation in Islamist mobilization strategies in Muslim Asia and the Middle East. Based on extensive field research in Indonesia, Malaysia and Turkey, Hwang argues that states, through their policies, institutions, and capacities, can influence the mobilization strategies that Islamist groups choose, encouraging peaceful strategies, or sometimes, creating permissive conditions for violence. This book highlights the positive ways that states can influence Islamist group decision-making and answers the question--what went right?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230617674
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
09/15/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Islamist Mobilization and Variation in the Turkish State
• Chapter 2 Does Participation Matter? Effective Authoritarianism in New Order Indonesia
• Chapter 3 The Incredible Indonesian Journey: Aspiring Beyond the Ineffective Participatory State
• Chapter 4 The Effective Participatory State of Malaysia
• Chapter 5 Political Access and Public Goods in the Muslim World
• Conclusion: Patterns of Mobilization

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