Bureaucratizing Islam: Morocco and the War on Terror by Ann Marie Wainscott

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By Ann Marie Wainscott

How have states within the center East and North Africa answered to the battle on Terror? whereas a lot scholarship has all in favour of terrorism within the area, there's want for serious reviews of center japanese states' counter-terrorism rules. This e-book addresses that desire via investigating Morocco's new angle to counter-terrorism: the bureaucratization of faith. Morocco's procedure is exclusive within the measure to which it is dependent upon reforms that search to make the country's spiritual associations into instruments for worthwhile loyalty and discouraging dissent from spiritual elites. via those measures they've got constrained competition via a permanent kind of institutional keep an eye on, accommodating many of the country's so much virulent critics. This ebook might be of serious use to researchers and students of heart japanese politics, and it'll additionally attract these policymakers drawn to safety reports and counter-terrorism policies.

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