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Author Kenney, Jeffrey T. (Jeffrey Thomas), 1954-

Title Muslim rebels : Kharijites and the politics of extremism in Egypt / Jeffrey T. Kenney.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  297.83 K395m  2006    ---  Available
Description viii, 221 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-216) and index.
Contents Origins and legacy of the Kharijites -- Islamism, state, and ideology -- The Muslim brothers and the neo-Kharijite challenge -- The era of Sadat: continuity and change in anti-extremist rhetoric -- The new politics of anti-extremist rhetoric: Kharijite essentialism and beyond -- Conclusion.
Subject Kharijites -- History.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Egypt.
Islam and politics -- Egypt -- History -- 20th century.
Egypt -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
ISBN 019513169X (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. IG# 019513169X
YDXCP 2481322
NLGGC 291901069

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