Word of the Week: Interpellation

As in:  “In addition to demanding the investigation of high-level corruption and financial mismanagement, deputies in parliament called individual ministers to the assembly for interpellation, in which ICM [Islamic Constitutional Movement] leaders played a leading role.”BookCover_The Muslim Brotherhood

 

Wickham, C. R. (2013). The Muslim Brotherhood: Evolution of an Islamist movement. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, p. 220.

For definitions of interpellation see the Credo Reference Collection. and the Oxford English Dictionary.

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