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Muslim Extremism in Egypt

The Prophet and Pharaoh

by Gilles Kepel

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Islam - General,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Islamic Government,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7709915M
    ISBN 100520085434
    ISBN 109780520085435
    OCLC/WorldCa29648067

    What is going on in Egypt is a microcosm of the threat to much of the Muslim world today: sabotage of the secular order. Muslim extremism, sometimes called "Islamism," threatens now to destroy the. From the founding of the Muslim Brotherhood in the s to the assassination of Anwar al-Sadat in , he describes and explains the ideas, the leadership, the organizations and the gathering of popular support, against the background of the conditions of the time, the nature of the appeal and the "fanaticism" it induced, and the varying.

    The last half decade has seen Egypt’s government overthrown twice, punctuated by mob violence and periodic mass killings of demonstrators. Since the June election of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the former defense minister, Egypt has seen a period of relative stability combined with an increasingly authoritarian response to the former ruling party of the Muslim Brotherhood. By suffocating Egypt's liberal opposition and raising the specter of Islamism, Mubarak portrays his regime as the only bulwark against Islamist extremism. The best introduction to Egypt and its growing Islamist trend is Carrie Rosefsky Wickham's Mobilizing Islam: Religion, Activism, and Political Change in Egypt.

      Muslim extremism in Egypt: the prophet and pharaoh by Kepel, Gilles. Publication date Topics bub_upload, Jamʻīyat al-Ikhwān al-Muslimīn (Egypt), Islam and politics, Islam Publisher Berkeley: University of California Press Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language. Buy Muslim Extremism in Egypt: The Prophet and Pharaoh by Gilles Kepel (May) Paperback by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1).


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Islamic extremism is any form of Islam that opposes "democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of different faiths and beliefs." Related terms include Islamist extremism, fundamentalism and radical is not to be confused with Islamism, which is politicized Islam.

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Egypt faces a “ferocious war against terrorism and extremism,” el-Sisi said in September (Sources: Associated Press, CNN, Jerusalem Post) Violent extremist groups have operated in Egypt for decades, and were responsible for heinous acts such as the assassination of President Anwar al-Sadat and the bombing of the.

Muslim Extremism in Egypt Author Kepel Robert Format/binding Hard Cover Book condition Used - Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher University Of California Press Place of Publication Berkeley, CA Date published KeywordsIslam, Egypt Bookseller catalogs Politics.

The book is one of the few genuinely rigorous academic overviews of the social and historical roots of the phenomenon of modern Muslim extremism – ranging geographically from.

Full text of "Muslim extremism in Egypt: the prophet and pharaoh" See other formats. O n Friday, more than Muslim worshippers were murdered in a mosque, and scores more injured, by presumably extremist Islamists in Egypt.

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"[With its] intensity of interpretive detail and convincing evocation of the economic and political contexts in which Islamist movements in Egypt have developed, this book is in every way a worthy sequel to the work of Richard P. Mitchell, to whom it is dedicated."--Dale F.

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