© 1996

Islamism and Secularism in North Africa

  • John Ruedy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Secular-Islamic Encounters in Historical Perspective

  3. The Islamist Challenge

  4. Reform or Repression: State Responses to the Islamic Revival

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 289-298

About this book


This book provides an excellent handbook to the Islamic movements in Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, and Libya and fills a major gap in the scholarship on Islam and the Arab West.


corruption Islam Islamism nationalism opportunism political science

Editors and affiliations

  • John Ruedy
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Contemporary Arab StudiesGeorgetown UniversityUSA

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