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

By Ann Marie Wainscott

How have states within the heart East and North Africa replied to the struggle on Terror? whereas a lot scholarship has interested in terrorism within the area, there's desire for serious reports of heart japanese states' counter-terrorism rules. This e-book addresses that want via investigating Morocco's new angle to counter-terrorism: the bureaucratization of faith. Morocco's approach is exclusive within the measure to which it will depend on reforms that search to make the country's spiritual associations into instruments for profitable loyalty and discouraging dissent from spiritual elites. via those measures they've got constrained competition via an everlasting kind of institutional keep watch over, accommodating the various country's so much virulent critics. This publication can be of significant use to researchers and students of heart japanese politics, and it'll additionally attract these policymakers attracted to safety stories and counter-terrorism policies.

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