Islamism


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a fundamentalist Islamic revivalist movement generally characterized by moral conservatism and the literal interpretation of the Koran and the attempt to implement Islamic values in all aspects of life

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Secularism and Islamism are the two contending political visions in the Islamic world.
Drawing from the class she teaches to third-year history students, Berridge presents a textbook for graduate and undergraduate students on Islamism as a historic phenomenon as opposed to the political or theological one of today's headlines.
Islamism, Kepel insists, is an ideology that, somewhat akin to socialism in the 19th century, is mounting a frontal attack on Western liberalism throughout the ummab.
We need to encourage voices that inspire young Muslims to embrace moderate Islam and live the American dream, reject Islamist agendas, and contribute to this country, as their ancestors did (before the rise of Islamism in the last four decades) when they crossed oceans, drawn by the beacon of hope and freedom in America.
Taguieff thinks the west suffers from a clear intellectual disadvantage in responding to Islamism. Following the traumas of Nazism and Communism many Westerners embraced a progressive worldview, promising that the reconciliation of all cultures will secure eternal peace.
This study discusses different angles of analysis to restitute the polymorph reality known as Islamism, by looking at ideology, sociology, and trajectories of militant radical activists in different Arab countries, as well as geopolitical factors.
Islam's relation to politics is unique and "the democratic process must play out for a long enough period so that Islam, Islamism, and democracy can evolve in a natural, uncontrived fashion," he concludes.
Today's narrative of Islamism rising like a phoenix, inflected by years of Salafi-jihadist violence emanating from Daesh, thus continues to fuel nervous talk of the Brotherhood destabilizing Jordan despite its historically pro-monarchist stance.
Islamism and jihadism are on the rampage playing out all over the world and literally tearing out the hearts of innocent people, many of them Muslims, while we allow it to happen in the name of multiculturalism.
THE DICHOTOMY BETWEEN KEMALISM AND ISLAMISM IS ONE OF the dominant paradigms in studies of Turkish politics.
Summary: Jerusalem [Israel], July 5 (ANI): Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel as very significant, Professor Efraim Inbar, Founding Director of the Begin Sadat Centre for Strategic Studies, said India is extremely important country for Israel, because of the changes in the international system, while adding that both countries face threat from radical Islamism.
ABSTRACT In the case of Turkey, competing foreign policy perspectives have always represented a central issue in the ideological clash between Kemalism and Islamism, revolving around the definition of Turkey's identity and its future in the international arena.
During his imprisonment, he underwent a conversion to a human-rights perspective which led him to renounce Islamism and call for a "secular Islam."
A 28-year-old Bangladeshi law student was hacked to death by at least four assailants after criticizing Islamism on Facebook, police said Thursday.