Citations with the tag: ISLAMIC fundamentalism
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- Islamist group backed by Iran prepares for peace.
Battersby, John // Christian Science Monitor; 7/31/95, Vol. 87 Issue 171, p6
Focuses on the political situation at a Bekaa Valley town situated in Baalbek, Lebanon. Founding of the Hizbullah group; Hizbullah's aim to establish an Islamic state; Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri's views on Hizbullah's status if Israel withdraws from Lebanon; Peace talks between...
- In a crackdown.
McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // Christian Science Monitor; 8/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 172, p2
Rules out the possibility of imposing Islamic rule in Egypt. Israeli plans to request extradition of a Hamas leader for attacks against Israelis.
- Algeria's war on itself.
Pierre, Andrew J.; Quandt, William B. // Foreign Policy; Summer95, Issue 99, p131
Focuses on the Islamic revolution in Algeria. Concern of European countries; Governance by the Front de Liberation Nationale (FLN); Details on Algeria's economic relations with France; Support for an European Union (EU) initiative on Algeria.
- On Islamic Fundamentalism.
Nasrin, Taslima // Humanist; Jul/Aug96, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p24
Focuses on Islamic fundamentalism. Previous dominance of Islamic civilization; Effects of European imperialism; Reasons for the resurgence of religious fundamentalism in Asia and Africa.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Tunisia.
Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State; Spring93, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p447
Reports on the meeting among sixteen Arab countries in Tunisia to discuss how to deal with political unrest and violence organized by Muslim fundamentalism. Intention to arrange police methods for dealing with cross-border activities.
- Understanding Islamic fundamentalism.
Kibble, David G. // Military Review; Sep/Oct95, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p40
Discusses Islamic fundamentalism. Division between the modernists and revivalists; Types of Muslims; Islamic revivalism.
- Fundamentalist threat causes French to fret.
Kibble, David G. // Christian Science Monitor; 4/13/95, Vol. 87 Issue 96, p7
Reports on the results of the SOFRES survey, published in the daily Le Figaro, to gauge the French public perception on the seriousness of the threat of Muslim fundamentalism to France.
- Southern Sudan suffers terror, torture and famine.
Liben, Paul H. // Human Events; 12/2/94, Vol. 50 Issue 46, p22
Comments upon Islamic fundamentalism in Sudan. List of terrorist groups; Human suffering in Sudan.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Saudi Arabia.
Beck, Rosalie; Curry, James A. // Journal of Church & State; Spring92, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p423
Focuses on late 1991 reports which indicated that Saudi Arabia's religious and political leaders are concerned about campaigns by militant religious fundamentalists. Increase in the number of fundamentalists.
- Losing a major irritant.
Slavick, William H. // National Catholic Reporter; 3/1/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p23
Reports on concerns which could be followed to put an end to Islamic Fundamentalist hostility by several European countries. Efforts which could be made by the U.S. in Israel for defusing Islamic fundamentalist hostility; Advantages of the reduction in sanctions against Iraq; Need for the...
- Some 60 Muslim guerrillas were killed by Algerian security forces.
Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 10/17/95, Vol. 87 Issue 225, p2
Reports about the killing of 60 Muslim guerrillas by Algerian security forces in October 1995.
- Claiming the center.
Esposito, John L. // Harvard International Review; Spring97, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p8
Discusses the transition of Islamic fundamentalism, also known as political Islam. Major force for order and disorder in global politics; Origins of Islamic revivalism; Challenge to the western secular bias of governments; Debate over who has the authority and the right to interpret and...
- Facing modernity.
Abu-Rabi, Ibrahim // Harvard International Review; Spring97, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p12
Discusses the ideological origins of Islamic revivalism, also known as fundamentalism. Differences between the modern European world view and the Islamic view; Islamic reformism in the nineteenth century; 1928 resurgence into an organized political and social movement; Pursuit of the Islamic...
- Ballots and bullets.
Kramer, Martin // Harvard International Review; Spring97, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p16
Discusses the pursuit of power in Islamic fundamentalism. Forms of Islamist movements in Turkey and Afghanistan; Comparison of political and ideological Islam; Indifference to means in the pursuit of rulership; Islamism in power; Antagonism toward the West.
- Eighteen years later.
Chehabi, H.E. // Harvard International Review; Spring97, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p28
Discusses the evolution of Islamic fundamentalism in Iran. Establishment of an Islamic state; Repressive aspects of the regime; De facto bifurcation of religious authority following the death of Imam Khomeini in 1989; Implications of the presidential elections in May 1997.
- The wrong threat.
Karabell, Zachary // World Policy Journal; Summer95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p37
Attempts to describe the two contrasting approaches to Islamic fundamentalism and assesses which makes most sense given United States interests in the Middle East. Belief that Islamic fundamentalism is the new communism and must be opposed; Contrasting belief that it is not Islamic...
- The battle of Algeria.
Shields, Todd // U.S. News & World Report; 8/22/94, Vol. 117 Issue 8, p44
Discusses the growing international concern over the actions of Islamic fundamentalists in the African nation of Algeria. The role of the French character; Moves made by United States officials.
- Egyptian police arrested 47 suspected Muslim extremists.
Hanson, Cynthia; MacLachlan, Suzanne // Christian Science Monitor; 10/2/95, Vol. 87 Issue 215, p2
Informs about the arrest of 47 Muslim extremists by the Egyptian police in the southern town of Malawi on October 1, 1995.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Iran.
Hendon, David W.; Kennedy, James M. // Journal of Church & State; Spring96, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p446
Reports on the protests organized by the Anser-e Hizbollah, a group of Islamic radicals, against Western-style rap music and other targets in Iran.
- Homegrown Islamic Terrorists.
Kuan Yew, Lee // Forbes Asia; 10/17/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p14
The author calls for the U.S. and Europe to discredit extremist ideology to stop the increasing number of terrorist recruits as of October 2005. He argues that the surge in Islamist terrorism will take years to defeat. The Iraqi insurgents can only be defeated by the Iraqi people not by U.S....
- Notes on church-state affairs: Egypt.
Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State; Summer93, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p642
Reports on the possible linkage of the February 22, 1993, bombing of the World Trade Center in New York, to Muslim fundamentalists in Egypt. Mohammed Salameh; Egyptian government's arrest of Mahmud Abouhalima; President Hosni Mubarak's efforts against the Islamic Group (Gamaa Islamiya);...
- Notes on church-state affairs: Iran.
Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State; Autumn94, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p888
Reports on the bombing of a holy site in Meshed, Iran along with the eventual apprehension and persecution of the perpetrators. Outbreak of regional unrest around the city of Qazvin; Allegations of Muslim fundamentalist and Mujaheddin involvement.
- Observing `Islamisms.'
Euben, Roxanne L. // Review of Politics; Summer97, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p643
Reviews the book `Islamic Fundamentalism,' by Abdel Salam Sidahmed and Anoushiravan Ehteshami.
- Legal eagles use Egypt's laws to enforce practice of Islam.
Plett, Barbara // Christian Science Monitor; 1/29/96, Vol. 88 Issue 43, p6
Reports that a number of Muslim fundamentalists are filing law suits against Egypt's leading lady, actress Youssra Mohamed Nassim, for indecent exposure. Comments from Youssra; Youssra, the latest target of Muslim fundamentalist; When the campaign of the Muslim fundamentalist takes place;...
- Saudi bomb highlights how Arabs remain split on curbing Islamic foes.
Huband, Mark // Christian Science Monitor; 7/1/96, Vol. 88 Issue 151, p1
Discusses how Arab countries Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt counter violent Islamic radicals. Tunisia's hardline approach; Marginalization of moderates in Egypt; Algeria's suppression of the moderate approach; Denial of political voice to extremists. INSETS: Tunisia undercuts militants with...
- The `fundamentalist' agenda for human rights: The Sudan and Algeria.
Abdelmoula, Adam M. // Arab Studies Quarterly; Winter96, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
Discusses the Islamic fundamentalist agenda for human rights in the Sudan and Algeria. Studies focusing on the interaction of Islam and human rights; Exclusivity ideology in practice; Control of the state apparatus and populace by the movement; Islamization and Arabicization; Erosion of...
- Egypt uses fear to fight Islamic extremists.
Gauch, Sarah // Christian Science Monitor; 4/3/95, Vol. 87 Issue 88, p7
Highlights the Islamic extremist movement in Egypt and the role of the Egyptian government. Militants in the city of Mallawi; Terrorist campaign by Gamaa Islamiya, the Islamic group; Human rights abuses by the security forces; Constant fear for the residents.
- Militant Islam threatening reign of Mideast monarchs.
George, Dev // Offshore; Apr95, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p6
Reports on the challenge posted by Islamic fundamentalist movements to Middle East monarchs. Concern by Arabs on the lack of concern of the monarchs regarding poverty of countrymen; Continuity of oil and gas productions despite possibility of civil wars.
- Islam engages the world.
George, Dev // Christian Century; 9/21/94, Vol. 111 Issue 26, p846
Focuses on the participation by Islamic delegates to the 1994 United Nations International Conference on Population and Development held in Cairo, Egypt. Threats of violence from Muslim extremists; Discussion of problems facing Muslim women; Theological concerns; Criticism from Islamic and...
- Book Reviews.
Ahmad, Imad-ad-Dean // Arab Studies Quarterly; Spring99, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p102
Reviews the book `Islamic Fundamentalism,' edited by Abdel Salam Sidahmed and Anoushiravan Ehteshami.
- Civilizing the Uncivilized In Post-War Iraq.
O'Reilly, Bill // Human Events; 5/5/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 15, p10
Comments on the problem of Islamic fundamentalism. Threat posed by Fundamentalist Islam to the world; Irrationality of Islamic fundamentalism.
- Riot spotlights Turkey's struggle with rise of fundamentalist Islam.
Kohen, Sami // Christian Science Monitor; 3/15/95, Vol. 87 Issue 75, p7
Describes in detail the violence in Turkey by fundamentalist Muslims. Violence between the Alawites a liberal Muslim group opposed to fundamentalism, and the fundamentalist Sunnis.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Turkey.
Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State; Spring90, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p452
Reports on Fundamentalist Muslims' demand for the right to pray in the ancient Aya Sofya museum in Istanbul, Turkey. Original dedication of Aya Sofya as a Christian church during the reign of Emperor Justinian; Conversion of the church into a mosque during the Ottoman era; Bosporus University...
- CENTRIFUGAL TENDENCIES IN THE ALGERIAN CIVIL WAR.
Wiktorowicz, Quintan // Arab Studies Quarterly; Summer2001, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p65
Focuses on the centrifugal tendencies in the civil war in Algeria. Conflict among Islamists on interpreting Islamic doctrines; Emergence of the GIA movement; Prevalence of civilian massacre during 1996-1999; Role of education to the sphere of Islamist influence.
- Wilful imaginings.
Davies, Merryl Wyn // New Internationalist; May2002, Issue 345, p22
Focuses on the orientalism tradition in Islamophobia and Muslim fundamentalism. Role of Orientalism in the perfections of Muslim civilization in history; Features of the medieval representation of Islam and Muslims on the rise of Ottoman Empire; Consequences of the authority on Orientalism.
- A Secularist Jihad.
Davies, Merryl Wyn // Christianity Today; 1/7/2002, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p30
Editorial. Comments on the distortion of the denotation of the word fundamentalist when used in describing the terrorist acts of some Muslims. How the word has become a rhetorical weapon of mass destruction; Ways by which Christians can maintain their faith in God; Information on the punitive...
- Book Reviews.
Long, J.M. // Journal of Church & State; Spring99, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p375
Reviews the book `Islamic Fundamentalism,' by Lawrence Davidson.
- HEADLINES: TALIB TROUBLE.
Klein, Peter // Columbia Journalism Review; May/Jun2002, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p11
Focuses on the phrase American taliban, conceived by journalist Colin Soloway of the magazine 'Newsweek,' with reference to Californian Islamic fundamentalist John Walker Lindh. Definition of the word taliban; Response of the press; Description of the group Taliban of Afghanistan.
- Book reviews.
Asser, Martin // Middle East; Dec96, Issue 262, p32
Reviews the book `Islamic Fundamentalism,' edited by Abdel Salam Sidahmad and Anoushiravan Ehteshami.
- Comparative political theory: An Islamic fundamentalist critique of rationalism.
Euben, Roxanne L. // Journal of Politics; Feb97, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p28
Analyzes the political theory of an influential Islamic fundamentalist theorist. Theories of political sovereignty; Critique of rationalism and modernity; Introduction of non-westerners perspective into familiar normative debates about the problems of living together; Contemporary social...
- Tightening the Net.
Crumley, Bruce // Time International (South Pacific Edition); 6/27/2005, Issue 25, p12
The article discusses whether jihadist activity has grown in Europe in recent months, with special reference to France and Spain. Security forces staged coordinated raids in June 2005 across Spain, detaining 16 alleged members of radical Islamist groups. French intelligence officials say around...
Crumley, Bruce // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 8/30/1996, Vol. 40 Issue 35, p21
Reports on the intensification of armed operations by security forces in Algeria against the regime's Islamist opponents. Casualties of the military operations; Retribution made by Islamist groups; Estimated number of Islamist fighters.
- Iran's state of terror.
Sancton, Thomas; Beyer, Lisa // Time International (South Pacific Edition); 11/18/96, Issue 47, p74
Focuses on Tehran-backed political violence which has left more than 1,000 dead since the Shah was toppled by Islamic fundamentalists in 1979. How Iran scoffs at the litany of charges against it; Specifics on an assassination at Berlin's Mykonos restaurant in 1992 and the subsequent trial; How...
- Waging war by fax machine.
Lief, Louise // U.S. News & World Report; 11/27/95, Vol. 119 Issue 21, p51
Focuses on the Committee for the Defense of Legitimate Rights, a fundamentalist opposition group drawn from Saudi Arabia's Sunni Muslim majority. Condemnation of the Saudi royal family; Distribution of uncensored information; Technological innovations employed by the organization.
- POLITICAL ISLAM and the West.
Esposito, John L. // JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly; Spring2000, Issue 24, p49
Discusses political Islam or Islamic fundamentalism. Reemergence of Islam as an alternative to the perceived failure of the ideologies nationalism, capitalism and socialism; Events that acted as catalysts for the evolution of political Islam; Evolution of the idea of political Islam; Extremism...
Esposito, John L. // Iranian Revolution & the Resurgence of Islam; 2007, p81
A glossary of jargon related to Islamism is presented.
Howe, Darcus // New Statesman; 10/11/96, Vol. 125 Issue 4305, p20
Focuses on Islamic fundamentalist groups' recruitment of young men who are provided military training in preparation for jihads. Background on the groups' style of recruiting.
- Islamic fundamentalists and immigrants in France.
Howe, Darcus // Women's International Network News; Spring95, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p66
Focuses on Islamic fundamentalists and immigrants in France. Prejudices and discriminations against women stemming from traditional practices; Use of religion for ultra-reactionary political goals; Blaming of women for economic marginalization.
- Pakistani Christians a barometer of extremism.
Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 10/16/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 225, p10
States that the treatment of Christians in Pakistan is an indication of the feelings of Islamic extremists, and offers the view of Hina Jilani, secretary general of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, that efforts to rein in extremists is too little and too late.
- Militant Islamic Fundamentalism Is Enemy.
Chavez, Linda // Human Events; 10/22/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 39, p9
Presents views on the militant Islamic fundamentalism. Aim of fundamentalists; Information on the command structure of fundamentalism; Details on the troops of the fundamentalists.