Islamist Politics in Egypt and Lebanon: The Struggle for Power of Hizbullah and the Muslim Brotherhood

Islamist Politics in Egypt and Lebanon: The Struggle for Power of Hizbullah and the Muslim Brotherhood

by Eva Dingel

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781784534332
Publisher: I. B.Tauris & Company, Limited
Publication date: 01/30/2017
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.75(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Eva Dingel holds a PhD in Politics from the Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin). She has held a research associate position at the Orient Institut in Beirut and is currently working with a non-governmental organization focused on Middle East politics and media.

Table of Contents

List of figures viii

Acknowledgements ix

Introduction 1

1 Islamist Movements as Social Movements and Political Actors: A Framework for Analysis 10

2 The Muslim Brotherhood's Strategies: Moderation Forced by Repression 54

3 Hizbullah: Expanded Action Repertoire in a Fragile Regional and National Context 139

4 A Comparative Perspective on Political Strategies of Hizbullah and the Egyptian Muslim Brothers 220

Conclusions 260

Notes 269

Bibliography 294

Index 303

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