Radical Islamism and Failed Developmentalism

@article{Rahnema2008RadicalIA,
  title={Radical Islamism and Failed Developmentalism},
  author={Saeed Rahnema},
  journal={Third World Quarterly},
  year={2008},
  volume={29},
  pages={483 - 496}
}
  • Saeed Rahnema
  • Published 1 April 2008
  • Sociology
  • Third World Quarterly
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HASAN AL-BANNA

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Hasan al-Banna (1906 - 1949) was an Egyptian political reformer, best known for establishing the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist organisation which today has millions of members and spans the Arab