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Sheikhs and the City

Urban Paths of Contention in Sidon, Lebanon

Are John Knudsen

discontent among Sidon's Sunni populace and can be classified as a “new social movement” ( Wiktorowicz 2004 ) that campaigned for the restoration of Sunnis’ dignity and honor. The Assir movement's urban pathway was shaped by the expansion of Salafism from its

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Le salafisme quiétiste en France

Un exemple d’apolitisme militant ?

Mohamed-Ali Adraoui

Le salafisme (al-Salafiyya) fait écho à une croyance sociale en vertu de laquelle la religion musulmane ne saurait être « authentiquement » comprise en dehors de la médiation des premières générations de croyants, celle des « Sages Anciens » (al-Salaf

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Myra Marx Ferree, Jeffrey Luppes, Randall Newnham, David Freis, David N. Coury, Carol Hager, and Angelika von Wahl

evidence.” (107) The final chapter looks at the rise of Salafism and the appeal of fundamentalism for immigrants and converts to Islam alike. Important in this regard, she emphasizes, is the fact that Salafi Islam seeks to bypass questions of national

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Danger, Moral Opacity, and Outrage

Fear of Jihadism and the Terrorist Threat in Southern Mali

Tone Sommerfelt

Salafism, ideologically, economically, and militarily. This view of economic and political or territorial agendas feeds into a broader narrative of Mali’s strategic position that is accepted by many educated Malians (see Whitehouse 2017 ). 4 Similar

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Portrait

J. D. Y. Peel

Marloes Janson, Wale Adebanwi, David Pratten, Ruth Marshall, Stephan Palmié, Amanda Villepastour, and J. D. Y. Peel

Edited by Richard Fardon and Ramon Sarró

’ Islam, that is, Salafism. For comparative purposes J. D. Y.’s (2016a: 10) argument moves from Yorubaland, “where Pentecostalism is strong, Salafism weak, and interfaith relations peaceable,” to northern Nigeria, where Salafism is strong and interfaith