S. Nasr
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43
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Highly Influential Citations
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The Vanguard of the Islamic Revolution: The Jama'at-i Islami of Pakistan
S. Nasr
Political Science
1994
In this groundbreaking study, Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr examines the origins, historical development, and political strategies of one of the oldest and most influential Islamic revival movements, the… Expand
157 Citations
12
The Rise of Sunni Militancy in Pakistan: The Changing Role of Islamism and the Ulama in Society and Politics
S. Nasr
Political ScienceModern Asian Studies
1 January 2000
The past two decades have witnessed a notable escalation in sectarian violence in Pakistan. Since 1979 doctrinal disputes between Sunnis (who constitute the majority of Pakistan's population) and… Expand
147 Citations
12
The Rise of "Muslim Democracy"
S. Nasr
Economics
19 April 2005
In recent years "Muslim democracy" has emerged as a new political reality in a number of Muslim countries with open politics to define the role of Islam in democracy. Muslim democracy evokes the… Expand
219 Citations
10
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Mawdudi and the Making of Islamic Revivalism
F. Robinson, S. Nasr
Sociology
4 January 1996
Nasr examines the life and thought of Mawlana Mawdudi, one of the first and most important Islamic ideological thinkers. Mawdudi was the first to develop a modern political Islamic ideology, and a… Expand
170 Citations
8
Islamic Leviathan: Islam and the Making of State Power
S. Nasr
Sociology
13 September 2001
Islamization is commonly seen as the work of Islamist movements who have forced their ideology on ruling regimes and other hapless social actors. There is little doubt that ruling regimes and… Expand
152 Citations
5
The Islamic Leviathan
S. Nasr
Philosophy
27 September 2001
66 Citations
4
Democracy in Iran : history and the quest for liberty
A. Gheissari, S. Nasr
Political Science
2006
Today Iran is once again in the headlines. Part of President George W. Bush's "Axis of Evil" and next-door neighbor to tumultuous Iraq, Iran's future is a matter of grave concern both for the… Expand
83 Citations
4
Forces of Fortune: The Rise of the New Muslim Middle Class and What It Will Mean for Our World
S. Nasr
Geography
3 September 2009
Nasr offers a dissection of the problem the west faces with Iran that will transform the terms of debate, putting on the map a totally unappreciated phenomenon of the Islamic world that is the key to… Expand
68 Citations
3
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Democracy and the Crisis of Governability in Pakistan
S. Nasr
Economics
1 June 1992
Four years have lapsed since democracy returned to Pakistan. For those Pakistanis who had looked to democracy to usher in an era of progress and prosperity in their country, the travails of the past… Expand
28 Citations
1
Islamic Opposition to the Islamic State: The Jama at-i Islami, 1977–88
S. Nasr
Political Science
1 May 1993
14 Citations
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