Jihad

Jihad




World order has been rocked by an explosive, unexpected and extraordinary phenomenon: political Islam. This book reflects an attempt to follow the history and spread of this political-religious phenomenon. It offers an assessment of its past, its present, and where it might lead in the future."

Title Jihad
Publisher I. B. Tauris & Company
Language English
Rating 3.85
ISBN 1845112571
ISBN-13 9781845112578
Format Paperback
Pages 454
Publication 2006
  • Gilles Kepel

    A French scholar and analyst of the Islamic and the Arab world. He has written works on Radical Islam including Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam. He was the Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Affairs for 2009-10 at LSE IDEAS (Centre for Diplomacy & Strategy, at the London School of Economics and Political Science.Professor Kepel has previously been a visiting professor at Columbia University in New York. He speaks Arabic, French, English and Italian.Kepel...