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Author Volpi, Frédéric.

Title Islam and democracy [electronic resource] : the failure of dialogue in Algeria / Frédéric Volpi.

Imprint London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto Press, 2003.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 168 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 156-163) and index.
Contents Understanding political democratisation at the beginning of the XXI century -- Algeria and the 'third wave' of democratic transitions -- Islam and the 'west' : a clash of ideologies in Algeria -- New political actors for a new international order -- Political ideas and practices in historical perspective -- Genealogies of state power : colonial experiences post colonial dilemmas -- Historical perspectives on Islamic fundamentalist ideology : a pragmatic account -- The Algerian political opening : democratic symbols and authoritarian practices (1988-1991) -- The 1988 October riots : the symbol of a new era -- The Algerian democratic opening : successes and failures -- The 1992 coup d'état and beyond : war as politics through other means (1992-1994) -- The 1992 coup d'état -- The military in control : The repressive option -- The Islamic movement : from political opposition to 'holy' war -- A new authoritarianism : guided democracy versus radical Islam (1995-2000) -- The re-composition of the political field -- Electoral marketing : formal representation and informal authoritarianism -- On the margins of politics : the military and the Islamic guerrillas -- A civil society in transition : survivalist strategies and social protest -- Coping with violence and deprivation : survivalist strategies -- The articulation of social protest : defying the regime -- The international arena : strengths and weaknesses of the new world order -- The political economy of the conflict : the role of international actors -- Algeria as the future of democratisation in the Muslim world -- Exporting the jihad : the internationalisation of radical Islamic actors -- Learning and unlearning to be democratic.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Demonstrations -- Algeria.
Islam and politics -- Algeria.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Algeria.
Algeria -- Politics and government.
Algeria -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0745319777
0745319769 (pbk.)
9781849641524 (e-book)

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