12 December 2011
Islamic Parties in Pakistan
This report examines the internal workings, policies and agendas of the major Islamic parties in Pakistan. It further analyzes their relationship with the state, particularly with the military, in order to assess how they maintain political influence despite limited electoral support. Knowledge of the internal structures of the Islamic parties, their policymaking processes and philosophies is critical to understanding their role in the polity and prospects for influencing policy.
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