Hamas: Terrorism, Governance, and Its Future in Middle East Politics, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Jefferis
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  • ISBN-10: 1440839034
  • ISBN-13: 9781440839030
  • DDC: 956.95
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Structured around key elements at the regional, political, institutional, and personal levels of analysis, this is a complete and forward-leaning view of Hamas that provides a deep and detailed examination of the history, ideology, political prospects, and regional opportunities of an often poorly understood organization that is redefining 21st-century terrorism.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
1: Introduction: An Organization on the Brink.
2: Historical Context.
3: Origins of a Movement.
4: The Leadership of Hamas.
5: Ideology of Hamas.
6: Political Engagement.
7: Military Engagement.
8: Of Allies and Enemies.
9: Conclusion: Hamas in the Future.
Appendix A Hamas Charter.
Appendix B Hamas 2006 Electoral Campaign Platform.
Appendix C Text of 2011 Hamas Fatah National Reconciliation Accord.
Appendix D Unity Agreement between Hamas and Fatah, April 23, 2014.
About the Author.