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Forthcoming Political Islam Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Sufism and Politics in Morocco

    Activism and Dissent

    By Abdelilah Bouasria

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    Presenting a political history and sociology of Moroccan Sufism from colonialism to the modern day, this book studies the Sufi model of Master and Disciple in relation to social and political life, comparing the different eras of acquiescent versus dissident Sufism. This comparative fieldwork...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Transnational Islamic Actors and Indonesia’s Foreign Policy

    Transcending the State

    By Delphine Alles

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    The past fifteen years have seen Indonesia move away from authoritarianism to a thriving yet imperfect democracy. During this time, the archipelago has attracted international attention as the most-populated Muslim-majority country in the world. As religious issues and actors have been increasingly...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Islamic Extremism in Kuwait

    From the Muslim Brotherhood to Al-Qaeda and other Islamic Political Groups

    By Falah Abdullah al-Mdaires

    This book is the first to provide a complete overview of Islamic extremism in Kuwait. It traces the development of Islamist fundamentalist groups in Kuwait, both Shiite and Sunni, from the beginning of the twentieth century. It outlines the nature and origins of the many different groups, considers...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Political Islam and Governance in Bangladesh

    Edited by Ali Riaz, C. Christine Fair

    The past decade has seen a marked policy focus upon Bangladesh, home to nearly 150 million Muslims; it has attracted the attention of the world due to weak governance and the rising tide of Islamist violence. This book provides a broad-ranging analysis of the growth and impact of "political Islam"...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    This special issue provides important new scholarship from a variety of perspectives on the structure, ideology and political history of the central fascist group in interwar and Second World War Yugoslavia, the Croatian Ustasha. It is the first volume in English to closely explore the Ustasha’s...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Rift in Israel (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Religious Authority and Secular Democracy

    By S. Clement Leslie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The subject matter of this book, first published in 1971, is not less relevant, though less familiar, than the military adventures of Israel. For the book deals with the spiritual tensions that underlie and go far to explain the conduct of the country, standing as it does at the heart of some of...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Palestinian Leadership on the West Bank (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    The Changing Role of the Arab Mayors under Jordan and Israel

    By Moshe Maoz

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The West Bank has for generations been the core area of the Palestinian-Arab community and of its national movement. Since 1967, it has become the main area of confrontation in the prolonged conflict between Palestinian-Arab and Jewish-Zionist nationalism. The Palestinian armed organization, the...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Covenant and the Sword (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Arab-Israeli Relations, 1948-56

    By Earl Berger

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The central argument in this book, first published in 1965, is that the Israelis invaded Egypt in 1956 because they could see no other feasible way out of their predicament: they believed that Egypt, either alone or together with other Arab states, would move to destroy them once it had acquired...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Israel and the Arab World (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By C.H. Dodd, M.E. Sales

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The Arab-Israeli conflict provides the world with one of its most intractable and dangerous problems. This documentary analysis of the period, first published in 1970, from the First World War to 1968 will be welcomed by all those who seek an impartial understanding of the problem. The editors have...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Facts and Fables (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    The Arab-Israeli Conflict

    By Clifford A. Wright

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The Arab-Israeli conflict is one of the greatest threats to world peace today. Yet for all the importance and passion of this conflict very little is actually known about the story behind the headlines. Behind each confrontation and each act of terrorism is a long and deep story. This primer on the...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge