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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 16 citing Wahhabi Islam : From Revival and Reform to Global Jihad: From Revival and .... 

Fighting Words: The Origins of Religious Violence

Hector Avalos - Religion - 2005 - 444 pages
Contending that violence is often the result of scarce resources, the author maintains that scarcity and an endorsement of violence is reflected in the religious concepts of ...
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Cradle of Islam: The Hijaz and the Quest for an Arabian Identity

Mai Yamani - History - 2004 - 226 pages
In 1932, the Al Saud family officially incorporated the Kingdom of the Hijaz into the new Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Hijazis became a people without a country of their own ...
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The Wahhabi Mission and Saudi Arabia

David Commins - Political Science - 2006 - 276 pages
This is a definitive and authoritative account of the conservative interpretation of Islam that is the official creed of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Wahhabism. Muslim critics ...
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The Many Faces of Political Islam: Religion and Politics in the Muslim World

Mohammed Ayoob - Political Science - 2009 - 228 pages
Analysts and pundits from across the American political spectrum describe Islamic fundamentalism as one of the greatest threats to modern, Western-style democracy. Yet very few ...
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The Heirs of Muhammad: Islam's First Century and the Origins of the Sunni ...

Barnaby Rogerson - History - 2006 - 415 pages
Continues the history of Islam in the century following the death of Muhammad, recounting his followers' efforts to establish the Islamic religion and the evolution of the ...
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The Lesser Jihad: Recruits and the Al-Qaida Network

Elena Mastors, Alyssa Deffenbaugh - Political Science - 2007 - 165 pages
These motivational forces, or the "push," combine with al-Qaida's recruitment efforts, or the "pull." Through robust and proactive propaganda efforts, the al-Qaida network ...
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Contesting the Saudi State: Islamic Voices from a New Generation

Madawi Al-Rasheed - Political Science - 2006 - 308 pages
The terms Wahhabi or Salafi are seen as interchangeable and frequently misunderstood by outsiders. However, as Madawi al-Rasheed explains in a fascinating exploration of Saudi ...
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Contesting the Saudi State: Islamic Voices from a New Generation

Madawi Al-Rasheed - Political Science - 2006 - 308 pages
The terms Wahhabi or Salafi are seen as interchangeable and frequently misunderstood by outsiders. However, as Madawi al-Rasheed explains in a fascinating exploration of Saudi ...
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Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800-1914

Carl Cavanagh Hodge - History - 2008 - 874 pages
This encyclopedia traces the spread of European political and economic dominance throughout the world in the century between the Napoleonic Wars and World War I.
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