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The Foreign Policy of Islamist Political Parties: Ideology in Practice

Mohamed-Ali Adraoui


Does political Islam have a specific vision of global politics? How has the foreign policy of Islamist forces developed in order to impose their ideas onto the diplomatic agenda of other countries? How do these actors perceive the world, international affairs, and the way Islamic countries should engage with the international system? Eager to break with the dominant grammar of international relations, and instead to fuse Muslim states in a unique religious and political entity, Muslim actors have had to face up to the realities that they had promised to transform. Drawing on a series of case s ... More

Keywords: Islamist parties, Foreign Policy, Arab Uprisings, International Relations, Middle East/Arab World

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9781474426640
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2019 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474426640.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mohamed-Ali Adraoui, editor
Georgetown University