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The 5-minute Lowy Lunch: Islam and democracy

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

23 October 2008 13:58

Yesterday's Lowy Lunch was devoted to launching the latest Lowy Institute Paper, which is our flagship publication. Zealous Democrats examines how three different Islamist movements — the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, the Prosperous Justice Party in Indonesia and the Justice and Development Party in Turkey — have adapted to democratic politics and how electoral or democratic participation has shaped them.

You can listen to all three authors of Zealous Democrats give their lunch presentation here. Afterward, I spoke with one of the co-authors, Greg Fealy, about Zealous Democrats: