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The Development of Islamist Insurgency: Egypt, 1986-1999

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dc.creator Jenkins, J. Craig
dc.date.accessioned 2010-09-17T16:31:10Z
dc.date.available 2010-09-17T16:31:10Z
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1811/46869
dc.description Research project funded in academic year 2008-09 en_US
dc.description The University Archives has determined that this item is of continuing value to OSU's history. en_US
dc.description.abstract From 1986 to 1999, Egypt experienced a wave of Islamist violence as 474 attacks killed and injured over 2,000 people. Perhaps most notable was the 1997 attack in Luxor in which 10 German tourists were killed. The Egyptian government responded to the violence with a campaign of repression through arrests, trials, and executions. By 1999 the violence had dissipated, though some insurgents went on to form the core of al-Qaida. What explains the rise and decline of the Islamist insurgency? Jenkins set out to answer this question by examining the pattern of attacks against four variables. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Mershon Center for International Security Studies en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents Project summary en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Islamic insurgency en_US
dc.subject cultural traditionalism en_US
dc.title The Development of Islamist Insurgency: Egypt, 1986-1999 en_US
dc.type Other en_US
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