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Author Nasr, Seyyed Vali Reza, 1960-

Title The Shia revival : how conflicts within Islam will shape the future / Vali Nasr.

Imprint New York : Norton, c2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  297.829045 N186s 2006    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 287 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-268) and index.
Contents The other Islam : who are the Shia? -- The making of Shia politics -- The fading promise of nationalism -- Khomeini's moment -- The battle of Islamic fundamentalisms -- The tide turns -- Iraq : the first Arab Shia state -- The rise of Iran -- The battle for the Middle East.
Subject Shi`ah -- Political aspects -- Middle East.
Islam and politics -- Middle East -- History -- 20th century.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-
Shi`ah -- Relations -- Sunnites.
Sunnites -- Relations -- Shi`ah.
ISBN 0393062112 (hardcover)
9780393062113 (hardcover)
Standard No. YDXCP 2270273
IG# 0393062112
NLGGC 293452199
NZ1 10771055

 
    
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