Revolutionary Islam in North Africa: Challenges and responses

El-Khawas, Mohamed A.
October 1996
Africa Today;Oct-Dec96, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p385
Academic Journal
Examines the resurgence of Islam in North Africa particularly in Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt being used as a platform for political empowerment and rallying point to mobilize the masses against the government. Anwar Sadat's use of Islam to legitimize his leadership; Social and economic problems of Tunisia; Impact of the revolution in Algeria; Rise of the Islamic militancy as one of legacies of the Cold War.


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