Islam and the Politics of Community and Citizenship

  • Zubaida S
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Political Islam in itself is no longer the major issue in Middle East politics. Democratization and welfare are. Islamists' credibility as political alternatives hinges upon the alternatives they can present to authoritarian government and the skewed distribution of wealth and resources. As the current crisis reinforces the regimes' propensity to place security above all other concerns, political Islam faces a heightened challenge.

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  • Citizenship
  • Islam
  • Islamists
  • community

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  • Sami Zubaida

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