Over the last 3 a long time, via rises and falls in strength, regime repression and exclusion, the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood has persevered, proving extra resilient than the other Islamist flow on the earth. during this publication Khalil al-Anani explores the standards that experience enabled the Brotherhood to outlive goodbye inside of an ever-changing political panorama.

Inside the Muslim Brotherhood unpacks the central components that form the movement's identification, association, and activism. Investigating the approaches of socialization, indoctrination, recruitment, identity, networking, and mobilization that signify the move, al-Anani argues that the Brotherhood isn't really simply a political actor looking strength yet an identity-maker that goals to alter societal values, norms, and morals to line up with its ideology and worldview. The Brotherhood is thinking about a radical technique of that means development and symbolic creation that shapes contributors' identification and offers experience to their lives. the result's a particular code of id that binds participants jointly, continues their activism, and publications their habit in lifestyle. Al-Anani attributes the Brotherhood's toughness to its tight-knit constitution coupled with a fancy club process that has helped them withstand regime penetration. The booklet additionally explores the divisions and changes in the flow and the way those have an effect on its technique and judgements.

The fruits of over a decade of analysis and interviews with leaders and contributors of the flow, this publication demanding situations the dominant narratives approximately Islamists and Islamism as a whole.

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