Corpus ID: 127662690

Salafism in Yemen: Transnationalism and Religious Identity

  title={Salafism in Yemen: Transnationalism and Religious Identity},
  author={L. Bonnefoy},
  • L. Bonnefoy
  • Published 2012
  • Geography
  • This book is the result of extensive research and field work carried out by the author in Yemen and Saudi Arabia. It offers an original approach to Salafism taking into account the internal dynamics of the Yemeni branch of the movement as well as its relationship to its complex and evolving context. Laurent Bonnefoy focuses on the allegedly apolitical Salafi doctrine but most importantly references the everyday practices of its followers. Over the last decade or so Salafism has become one of… CONTINUE READING
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