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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (3): 3–20.
Published: 03 September 2019
...Abdul Ghani Imad The thesis of political Islam’s failure reignites a deep discussion of fundamental questions. At the same time, it opens the door for a discussion of post Islamism as a concept, a term, and a phase. The term “post-Islamism,” like every “post-” term, is undoubtedly characterized by...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 135–158.
Published: 04 December 2018
... University of California Press’s Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2018 “Clash of Civilizations” Samuel Huntington Islam political Islam This study seeks to engage with Samuel Huntington’s thesis of the “Clash of Civilizations” within the...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 91–109.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to power in a bloodless coup in 1969, utilized a religious discourse to legitimize his political choices and to fight political Islamism, particularly the MB and the jihadist LIFG. Apart from quiet Salafi and Sufi groups who were either naturally pacifist or were co-opted by the regime, the regime...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (3): 421–427.
Published: 01 July 2016
... principles. CONTACT Showkat Ahmad Dar firstname.lastname@example.org © 2016 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2016 Islamic state caliphate political Islam Contemporary discourses on the possibility of an Islamic state : an overview Showkat Ahmad Dar Department of Islamic Studies, Aligarh...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 237–251.
Published: 01 April 2016
... geopolitics religion Islam Arab nationalism political Islam Arab Marxism secularism Arab contemporary political thought: secularist or theologist? Georges Corm Institute of Political Sciences, Saint-Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon ABSTRACT This paper constitutes an attempt to show the large...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (4): 505–523.
Published: 01 October 2013
... emergence of political Islam as a reaction. Political Islam can be seen as employing religion to gain political power, hence reinforcing the worldly aspects and self-interest of a certain group at the expense of intellectual, ethical and doctrinal considerations. Practically speaking, political Islam has...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (3): 448–456.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Sadrist Muqtada al-Sadr Iraq Political Islam Mahdi Army Political inclusion in unstable contexts: Muqtada al-Sadr and Iraq s Sadrist Movement Matthew J. Godwin* School of International Studies, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada Nearly all scholarship on radical political movements...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2009) 2 (1): 26–37.
Published: 01 January 2009
...@crdb.org © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 Muḥammad Ḥusayn Faḍlallāh Lebanon's ayatollah contemporary Shi'ite fiqh Islam political Islam Islamic movements hijab marja'iyah the rational intellect in Islam Lebanon s Ayatollah: an interview with al-sayyid Muhammad H...