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Islamic activists

Dina Abdelkader

Islamic activists

the anti-enlightenment democrats

by Dina Abdelkader

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam and politics,
  • Islam and civil society,
  • Fundamentalismus,
  • Intellektueller,
  • Islam,
  • Political activists,
  • Demokratie

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-150) and index.

    StatementDeina Ali Abdelkader
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP173.6 .A23 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 157 p. ;
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25006101M
    ISBN 100745322166, 0745322174
    ISBN 109780745322162, 9780745322179
    LC Control Number2011283817
    OCLC/WorldCa687698364

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