Political Islam: Revolution, Radicalism, or Reform / Edition 1

Political Islam: Revolution, Radicalism, or Reform / Edition 1

by John L. Esposito
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555871680
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
05/01/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Pt. 1Political Islam as Illegal Opposition
1Fulfilling Prophecies: State Policy and Islamist Radicalism17
2Islam in Algeria: Religion, Culture, and Opposition in a Rentier State33
3Political Islam and Gulf Security53
Pt. 2Islam in the Political Process
4Political Participation in Revolutionary Iran77
5Sudan: Islamic Radicals in Power95
6Invidious Comparisons: Realism, Postmodern Globalism, and Centrist Islamic Movements in Egypt115
7Islamic Opposition in the Political Process: Lessons from Pakistan135
Pt. 3The International Relations of Political Islam
8HAMAS: Legitimate Heir of Palestinian Nationalism?159
9Arab Islamists in Afghanistan179
10Islamists and the Peace Process207
11Relations Among Islamist Groups231
General Bibliography249
About the Contributors267
Index269
About the Book281

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