Terror in France

the rise of jihad in the west by Gilles Kepel

Written in English
Published: Pages: 220 Downloads: 249
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Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • Islam and politics,
  • Islamic fundamentalism,
  • Radicalism,
  • Violence,
  • Jihad,
  • Terrorism,
  • Islam

Edition Notes

StatementGilles Kepel with Antoine Jardin
SeriesPrinceton Studies in Muslim Politics, Princeton studies in Muslim politics
ContributionsJardin, Antoine, 1985- author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP190.5.T47 K4713 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 220 pages
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27238043M
ISBN 100691174849
ISBN 109780691174846
LC Control Number2016959947
OCLC/WorldCa962351910

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"Kepel offers the most cogent, nuanced, and complete portrait of the French context to date. He outlines the social fractures that have left swaths of alienated youth vulnerable to the call of holy war; he traces the rise of its latest iteration, driven by a horizontal organizing model and an obsession with accelerating ethno-religious divides in the West; and, finally, he unpacks the roots of Cited by: In NovemberISIS terrorists massacred scores of people in Paris with coordinated attacks on the Bataclan concert hall, cafés and restaurants, and the national sports stadium.

On Bastille Day inan ISIS sympathizer drove a Terror in France book into crowds of vacationers at the beaches of Nice, and two weeks later an elderly French priest was murdered during morning Mass by two ISIS militants.

A French scholar and analyst of the Islamic and the Arab world. He has written works on Radical Islam including Jihad: The Trail of Political Islam. He was the Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Affairs for at LSE IDEAS (Centre for Diplomacy & Strategy, at the London School of Economics and Political Science/5.

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How did the French Revolution's ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity descend into violence and terror. Timothy Tackett offers a new interpretation of this turning point in world history. Penetrating the mentality of Revolutionary elites on the eve of the Terror, he reveals how suspicion and mistrust escalated and helped propel their actions.

His book is a masterpiece of comparative history."--Hans Mommsen "Arno Mayer's "The Furies" is an eloquent and passionate reconsideration of the role of violence and terror, not only in the French and Terror in France book Revolutions, but in the political institutions in general. The comparison between the French revolution and its aftermath and the Russian.

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"Schechter’s excellent new book is a well-written, thoughtful piece on the pivotal role of “the Terror” of the French Revolution in changing and defining how people see, use, and feel the words terror, terrorism, and terrorist today.

Highly recommended.". During the Reign of Terror, the sans-culottes and the Hébertists put pressure on the National Convention delegates and contributed to the overall instability of France. The National Convention was bitterly split between the Montagnards and the Girondins were more conservative leaders of the National Convention, while the Montagnards supported radical violence and pressures of.

How did the French Revolution’s ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity descend into violence and terror. Timothy Tackett offers a new interpretation of this turning point in world history. Penetrating the mentality of Revolutionary elites on the eve of the Terror, he reveals how suspicion and mistrust escalated and helped propel their.

After the Revolution: Terror, Literature, and the Nation in Modern France. Melissa A. Deininger. B.A., College of William and Mary, M.A., University of Pittsburgh, Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of.

Arts and Sciences in partial fulfillment. of the requirements for the degree of. Doctor of Philosophy. University of. Reign of Terror, also called the Terror, French La Terreur, period of the French Revolution from September 5,to J (9 Thermidor, year II).

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Only a few years earlier, revolutionaries had proclaimed a new era of tol. Facilitated by enlightened thinking and the terrible violence in the late 18th century, the French Revolution of brought major political and social change to France.

It paved the way for the beginning of the end of monarchies and France found itself trying on different governments during and after the revolution. Sophie Wahnich is a historian based at the Laboratoire d’anthropologie des institutions et des organisations sociales in Paris.

Her previous publications include L’impossible citoyen.L’étranger dans le discours dela Révolution française and La Longue patience du peuple:naissancede la République.

Slavoj Žižek is a Slovenian philosopher and cultural critic. Gilles Kepel is professor of political science at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris. His books include Beyond Terror and Martyrdom: The Future of the Middle. You are buying ONE brand new BOOK Revolution & Terror in France - Year first published: Approximate dimensions: inches x inches.

Author: D. As France careened in just four years from absolute monarchy to constitutional monarchy to democratic republic and then descended into the Terror, citizens veered too.

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