Ethiopia: Are the Islamists Coming?

TRANSCEND Media Service, 2012

15 Pages Posted: 30 May 2012

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Alemayehu F Weldemariam

LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin; Suffolk University

Date Written: May 27, 2012

Abstract

This is a paper about the current Islamic protests in Ethiopia and attempts to examine their root causes in domestic and international politics.

Keywords: Ethiopia, Political Islam, Wahabism, Terrorism, Authoritarianism, Meles Zenawi, Religious Autonomy

JEL Classification: Z00

Suggested Citation

Weldemariam, Alemayehu F, Ethiopia: Are the Islamists Coming? (May 27, 2012). TRANSCEND Media Service, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2070405

Alemayehu F Weldemariam (Contact Author)

LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin ( email )

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Suffolk University ( email )

Boston, MA 02108
United States

HOME PAGE: http://suffolk.edu

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