By Peter Mandaville
This booklet is an available and finished account of political Islam within the twenty-first century. Drawing on insights from comparative politics and Islamic reviews, it explains the complicated interplay among Islam, society, the nation, and approaches of globalization. The ebook demonstrates that political Islam, faraway from being a monolithic phenomenon, varies significantly from state to kingdom reckoning on its place relating to society, the kingdom, and the wider political setting. The e-book presents a portrait of Islam and politics via a mixture of distinctive case stories and kingdom overviews that span the globe from the center East to principal and South Asia, Southeast Asia and Europe and North America—as good as an in depth account of the worldwide jihadist move. enticing the talk on "post-Islamism" and the aftermath of Arab Uprisings, the ebook additionally presents a roadmap of attainable futures for Islam and politics. matters lined include:
• historical past of Islam and politics and an summary of key concepts
• how political Islam interacts with the geographical region and the worldwide economy
• a wide selection of world case studies
• profiles of key pursuits and individuals
Fully illustrated all through, that includes maps, a word list and proposals for additional examining, this can be the suitable creation to the an important function of political Islam within the modern world.
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