The Radical Islamic Movement in Indonesia: Roots and Factors

Kalam

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Title The Radical Islamic Movement in Indonesia: Roots and Factors
 
Creator Ansori, M. Afif
 
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Description Radicalism has become one of the recent world problems faced by many countries, including Indonesia. The radical movement in this country is growing rapidly, especially after the reformation era. The spirit of democracy has provided opportunities for radical Islamic groups to express their beliefs openly and use religious symbols in their religious and social movements. This article aims to analyze the historical roots of radicalism in Indonesia and the factors that influence it. This article uses descriptive qualitative methods. The results of the study indicate that the radical movement in Indonesia can be traced from the tendency of groups trying to realize the Islamic State system (the khilafah) in Indonesia. This tendency can be found in several radical groups such as Darul Islam (DI/TII), Jama'ah Islamiyah, Hizb ut-Tahrir Indonesia (HTI), Laskar Jihad, Laskar Jundullah, Laskar Fisabilillah, Islamic Defender Fronts (FPI), and Preparatory Committee for the Application of Islamic Sharia (KPPSI). The study concludes that radicalism in Indonesia is the response of Muslims to the social, economic, and political conditions of Muslims in Indonesia.
 
Publisher Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Intan Lampung
 
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Date 2019-12-30
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://ejournal.radenintan.ac.id/index.php/KALAM/article/view/5251
10.24042/klm.v13i2.5251
 
Source KALAM; Vol 13, No 2 (2019); 2017-236
KALAM; Vol 13, No 2 (2019); 2017-236
2540-7759
0853-9510
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://ejournal.radenintan.ac.id/index.php/KALAM/article/view/5251/3442
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 KALAM
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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