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Is There an Islamist Political Advantage?

Annu Rev Polit Sci (Palo Alto) 2014 Jan;17:187-206

Department of Political Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

There is a widespread presumption that Islamists have an advantage over their opponents when it comes to generating mass appeal and winning elections. The question remains, however, as to whether these advantages-or, what we refer to collectively as an Islamist political advantage-actually exist. We argue that-to the extent that Islamists have a political advantage-the primary source of this advantage is reputation rather than the provision of social services, organizational capacity, or ideological hegemony. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev-polisci-071112-221207DOI Listing
January 2014
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