Conférence : Understanding Political Islam / نحو فهم الإسلام السياسي (Amman, February 14th 2017)

Date: 
14 February, 2017 - 18:00
Conférence : Understanding Political Islam (Amman, February 14th 2017)

Conférence

Understanding Political Islam / نحو فهم الإسلام السياسي

François BURGAT
Political scientist, Senior researcher, CNRS
 
Tuesday, February, 14th, 2017, 6 pm
Institut français de Jordanie
Amman, Jabal al-Weibdeh
  
Lecture in English
 
 

In Europe and - to a lesser degree - in the Arab world, the debate about political Islam tends to be polarized, inspite of the diversity of its manifestations, and tends to focus mostly on jihadis m. Looking back at his forty years of research on the societies of the region, François Burgat calls for a decontruction of oversimplying approaches.