Islamist Parties and Democracy: Three Kinds of Movements

Article
July 2008

The rise of Islamist parties poses new challenges to efforts to understand the relationship between Islam and democracy. A diverse group of authors investigates this new phenomenon and its implications for the future of democracy in the Middle East.

Morocco's Elections: The Limits of Limited Reforms

Article
January 2008

The program of carefully controlled reform-from-above that King Mohamed VI began almost a decade ago may now have reached an impasse amid signs of growing disaffection.