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Module 12: Where Next?

Potential Since Saba Mahmood published Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject, events in Egypt, beginning with the uprising in January 2011 and continuing through to the time of writing, have generated interest in a central theme of the book-the interplay of politics and Islamism* (a movement founded on the belief that Islam provides the best model for government and society).