The Failure of Political Islam

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I.B.Tauris, 1994 - Religion - 238 pages
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This powerful argument reassess radical Islam and the set of ideas and assumptions at its core. Olivier Roy offers a challenging and highly original view that no-one trying to understand Islamic fundamentalism can afford to overlook.
 

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User Review  - Ararat Kostanian - Goodreads

Although I don't agree that political islam failed, but I would say this author is one of the top specialist in the field. his argument makes sense. I must read. Read full review

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User Review  - Shaherzad ahmadi - Goodreads

Although a sociology that bites off, as most sociological studies, more than it can chew, the book attempts to make sense of the chaotic politics of Islamism emergent in the modern day. Roy, obviously ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Shiism and Revolution
168
The Shiite Factor in Irans Foreign Policy
183
Tomorrows Gray Areas
194
Notes
205
Bibliography
225
Index
231
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