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Current History. 2019; 118812343–348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.812.343
Published: 01 December 2019
...Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi Today it is hard to imagine the connection between the world that revolutionary impulse envisioned and the actuality it generated in the Islamic Republic. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California Iran Ayatollah...
Current History. 2016; 115785363–365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.785.363
Published: 01 December 2016
...Ewan Stein A new book's argument that Islam is exceptional, with an inbuilt resistance to democracy, sounds to our reviewer like an echo of an earlier era's Orientalist assumptions. Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam Is Reshaping the World , by Shadi Hamid St. Martin's...
Current History. 2014; 113767339–343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.767.339
Published: 01 December 2014
... Fawaz Gerges jihadism middle east ISIS ISIL IS Islamic State caliph caliphate Islamism islamist fundamentalism fundamentalist terrorist root orgin sectarian co-opt sharia execution al-Baghdadi near east Al Qaeda AQI Qutb jihad jihadist Syria Iraq Kurds Kurd Kurdish...
Current History. 2014; 113767344–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.767.344
Published: 01 December 2014
... Saudi Arabian kingdom sharia counterrevolution thermidorian thermidor shia sunni Islamism islamist salafi eastern province military gulf cooperation leadership regional 344 Saudi Arabia has emerged as the most vigorous stalwart of what can best be described as the reactionary...
Current History. 2012; 111749362–364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.749.362
Published: 01 December 2012
...Ellen Lust; Gamal Soltan; Jakob Wichmann Although Islamism is helping to shape political transitions in the Arab world, this does not foreclose the possibilities of democratization. © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Ellen Lust...
Current History. 2011; 110740358–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.740.358
Published: 01 December 2011
...Ashraf El Sherif It makes no sense today to divide Arab politics into neatly crafted opposites, the ‘Islamist’ versus the ‘civil democratic’ blocs. 358 It makes no sense today to divide Arab politics into neatly crafted opposites, the Islamist versus the civil democratic blocs. Islamism After...
Current History. 2003; 102662124–128 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2003.102.662.124
Published: 01 March 2003
...Isa Blumi Even as Western societies worry about the ‘rise of Islamic fundamentalism,’ the international community's ill-conceived policies for Kosova's rural Muslim population may prove to be directly responsible for the production of Europe's own Taliban. © 2003 Current History. All rights...
Current History. 2002; 101657337–343 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2002.101.657.337
Published: 01 October 2002
..., increasingly presenting images of the United States and its allies in order to depict Islam as inherently peaceful, and the United States and its allies as inherently war-seeking. © 2002 Current History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California Afghanistan Anti...
Current History. 2002; 10165122–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2001.101.651.22
Published: 01 January 2002
... West. © 2001 Current History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California Abdulaziz Al-Saud al-Wahhab fatwa gulf war Islamism King Fahd reform Saudi Arabia United States 22 Portrayals of internal politics as contests between United States allied mod...