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Everyday Jihad

The Rise of Militant Islam among Palestinians in Lebanon

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$26.00 • £20.95 • €23.50

ISBN 9780674030664

Publication Date: 02/28/2009

Academic Trade

360 pages

5-1/4 x 8 inches


  • Guide to Islamist Groups in Lebanon
  • Introduction
  • I. The Salafist Dynamic
    • 1. From Iranian Influence to Sunni Affirmation
    • 2. Islamism from Peshawar to Ain al-Helweh
    • 3. The Struggle against al-Ahbash
  • II. Civil War Ideology
    • 4. The Struggle to Control the Camp
    • 5. Preaching Topics
    • 6. The Role of Islamic Institutes in Lebanon
    • 7. Underground Jihad in Sir al-Diniyeh
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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