Religion and Revolution

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  • 1 University of California, Santa Barbara
  • | 2 University of Edinburgh
  • | 3 University of Edinburgh
  • | 4 Boston University
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For some decades, the religious rebellion of the late-twentieth and early-twenty-first centuries was characterized by political violence, terrorism, and strident rhetoric. Then in 2011, the events collectively known as Arab Spring seemed to offer a new model: mass movements leading to democratic reform and electoral change. The elections of 2012 swept religious parties and leadership into office in Egypt, Tunisia, and Libya. Is this the face of the future of religious rebellion around the world?

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