Islamism is an umbrella term referring to several Islamic revival and purification movements which seek to institutionalize Islamic beliefs and values in government, the economy, and society.
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Bazme Tolue Islam - North America
Organization seeking to restore the political establishment of Islamic law. Includes information on their principles, publications, activities, and international contacts.
Encyclopedia of the Orient: Islamism
Definition, central motifs, and general characteristics.
Movement for the renewal of Islam founded by Dr. Israr Ahmad in Pakistan. Includes articles, online magazines, news, information about their activities, and a FAQ.
Hyperlinked encyclopedia article about the political Islamic movement known as Islamism. Includes its history, relationship with Islam, Islamist movements, manifestations, goals, concepts and key texts as part of the Islamism category.
Christian Science Monitor: Islamic Fundamentalism
Religion expert Charles Kimball explains key points of Islam, including the meaning of "jihad," the differences between fundamentalist and extremist Islam, and the Koran's stance on suicide. (October 04, 2001)
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