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Published: 19 December 2019

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190942410

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Salafism in the Maghreb

Politics, Piety, and Militancy

Frederic Wehrey and Anouar Boukhars

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

  • Includes exclusive, on the ground interviews with major Salafi figures to include former and captured jihadists from al-Qaeda and the Islamic State
  • Examines Islamism in the Maghreb with a comparative, multi-disciplinary framework that blends political and policy analysis with theology and sociology
  • Provides rich descriptions of doctrine and jurisprudence, as well as granular insights into militant strains of Salafism