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Islamism and Islam
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Bassam Tibi
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Despite the intense media focus on Muslims and their religion since the tragedy of 9/11, few Western scholars or policymakers today have a clear idea of the distinctions between Islam and the politically based fundamentalist movement known as Islamism. In this important and illuminating book, Bassam Tibi, a senior scholar
Islam Vs. Islamism
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Peter R. Demant
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Explores the tension within the Muslim world between modern reformers and Islamists, or Islamic fundamentalists, and examines the alarming rise of Islamism in recent years and its connection to terrorism and political violence.
Islamism and Democracy in India
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Irfan Ahmad
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-21 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind is the most influential Islamist organization in India. This book offers an in-depth examination of India's Jamaat-e-Islami and SIMI, exploring political Islam's complex relationship with democracy and providing a rare window into the Islamist trajectory in a Muslim-minority context
Post-Islamism
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Asef Bayat
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: OUP USA

The essays of Post-Islamism bring together young and established scholars and activists from different parts of the Muslim World and the West to discuss their research on the changing discourses and practices of Islamist movements and Islamic states largely in the Muslim majority countries.
Political Islam, World Politics and Europe
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Bassam Tibi
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-11 - Publisher: Routledge

The new and updated edition of Political Islam, World Politics and Europe focusses on the shift within political Islam, in light of 9/11 and the events of the Arab Spring, from a jihadist struggle, to institutional Islamism. Refuting what has often been referred to by commentators as the ‘moderation,’ of