Political Ascent Contemporary Islamic Movements in North Africa (Westview Series on State, Culture & Society in Arab North Africa) by Emad Shahin

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Subjects:

  • Islamic studies,
  • Political ideologies,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Algeria,
  • Morocco,
  • Tunisia,
  • Islam - General,
  • History,
  • Islam,
  • Religion / Islam,
  • History & Theory - General

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8023928M
ISBN 100813336171
ISBN 109780813336176

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