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Bombs and ballots : governance by Islamist terrorist and guerrilla groups

Author: Krista Eileen Wiegand
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Co., ©2010.
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In this work Wiegand examines the different political strategies that terrorist groups and militias have used to achieve their political objectives. Using Hezbollah in Lebanon, Hamas in Palestine and the Mahdi Army in Iraq as primary case studies, Wiegand reveals why these groups have become involved in governance.
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Wiegand, Krista Eileen, 1971-
Bombs and ballots.
Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Co., ©2010
(DLC) 2010000736
(OCoLC)501320791
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Krista Eileen Wiegand
ISBN: 9780754697596 0754697592
OCLC Number: 753969714
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 187 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Islamist Terrorist and Guerrilla Groups; 2 Islamist Political Parties; 3 The Rationality of Violence and Electoral Politics; 4 Governance by Former Terrorist and Guerrilla Groups; 5 Dual Status Groups; 6 Hezbollah of Lebanon; 7 Hamas of Palestine; 8 The Role of Islamist Dual Status Groups in Middle East Politics; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Krista E. Wiegand.

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Examines the different political strategies that Islamist terrorist and guerrilla groups use to achieve their political objectives. This title contributes to the study of state-society relations in  Read more...

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'This perceptive study by Wiegand argues that movements using guerrilla/terrorist tactics can become "legitimate political parties."...This is a solid scholarly study. It is highly readable and Read more...

 
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