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Islam and resistance in Afghanistan / Olivier Roy
Bib ID 2603135
Format BookBook
Author
Roy, Olivier, 1949-
 
Uniform Title Afghanistan. English
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Edition 2nd ed. 
Description Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990 
x, 270 p. : maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521393086
0521397006
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Cambridge Middle East library.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgements
  • Maps
  • Introduction
  • 1. State and society in Afghanistan
  • 2. Islam in Afghanistan
  • 3. The origins of Afghan fundamentalism and popular movements up to 1947
  • 4. The Islamist movement up to 1978
  • 5. The communist reforms and the repression, 1978-9
  • 6. The uprisings, 1978-9
  • 7. The establishments of political parties
 
Notes

Translation of: L'Afghanistan.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-266) and index.

Subjects Islam and politics -- Afghanistan.  |  Islam -- Afghanistan.  |  Afghanistan -- History -- Soviet occupation, 1979-1989.

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