Tunisia : new model for progressive Islamism?
Mohamed Nawab Mohamed Osman
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The current upheaval in Tunisia has caused some concerns in the West that Islamist groups would fill the political void by proclaiming an Islamic state. A closer scrutiny of its main Islamist party, the An-Nahda, reveals that a new progressive model of Islamism might be taking shape.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 005/11