Political Islam in Southeast Asia: Moderates, Radical and Terrorists / Edition 1

Political Islam in Southeast Asia: Moderates, Radical and Terrorists / Edition 1

by Angel Rabasa, A. Rabasa
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198529112

ISBN-13: 9780198529118

Pub. Date: 09/30/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Provides an overview of the evolution of political Islam in South-east Asia. Analyses the sources of relgious radicalism and assesses the regional terrorist and radical networks. Describes how secular democratic institutions can be strengthened, and how moderate and tolerant tendencies can be promoted.  See more details below

Overview

Provides an overview of the evolution of political Islam in South-east Asia. Analyses the sources of relgious radicalism and assesses the regional terrorist and radical networks. Describes how secular democratic institutions can be strengthened, and how moderate and tolerant tendencies can be promoted.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198529118
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/30/2003
Series:
Adelphi Series, #358
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
84
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.17(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction7
Ch. 1The varieties of Islam in Southeast Asia13
Ch. 2Indonesia: the Jihad project25
Ch. 3Islamic militancy in Malaysia and Singapore39
Ch. 4Muslim separatism in the Philippines and Thailand47
Ch. 5Terrorist networks in Southeast Asia59
Conclusion67
Notes75

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