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Author Hasan, Noorhaidi

Title Laskar Jihad : Islam, militancy, and the quest for identity in post-New Order Indonesia / Noorhaidi Hasan
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program Publications, Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 2006


Description 1 online resource (266 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 40
Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 40.
Contents Introduction -- Laskar Pembela Islam -- Laskar Jihad -- Laskar Mujahidin Indonesia -- Anti-Americanism -- Political Islam After the New Order -- The Focus of the Study -- Methodological Notes -- The Structure of the Book -- The Expansion of "Salafis" -- Islamic Reform in Indonesia -- Saudi Arabian Geopolitics -- Dewan Dakwah Islamiyah Indonesia -- Islamic Activism on the Campus -- Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Islam dan Bahasa Arab -- A New Type of Middle Eastern Graduate -- The Salafi Foundations -- Post-Gulf War Drift -- The Rise of Ja'far Umar Thalib -- Hadrami Background -- Persis Legacy -- Afghan Experience -- Pesantren Al-Irsyad Tengaran -- Revitalizing the Yemeni Connection -- The Sururiyya Issue -- The Periodical Salafy -- The Ihyaus Sunnah Network -- Toward Political Mobilization -- Transition to Democracy -- The Opening of Institutional Access
Moluccan Conflict -- The Birth of FKAWJ -- For the Defense of the Muslim Umma (Muslim Community) -- The Fatwas on Jihad -- Structures of Mobilization -- From Apolitical Salafism to Jihadist Activism -- Back to the Qur'an and Sunna -- Tawhid -- Ahl al-Sunna wa'l Jama'a -- AI-Wala wa'l-Bara -- Hizbiyya -- Hakimiyya (Sovereignty) -- Democracy -- Jihad -- Toward Which End? -- When Identity is Shaken -- Social Composition -- Becoming Acquainted with Islam -- Reborn as True Muslims -- Identity Shaken by the Waves of Modernization -- Enclave -- An Alternative System? -- The Drama of Jihad in the Moluccas -- The Theatrical Dimension of the Mission -- The Road to the Moluccas -- On the Jihad Battlefield -- Rajm -- Winning the Battle with the Media -- Changing Plot -- Post-September -- Malino Agreement -- The End of the Drama -- Conclusion -- List of Abbreviations and Glossary -- Bibliography
Summary An in-depth study of the militant Islamic Laskar Jihad movement and its links to international Muslim networks and ideological debates. This analysis is grounded in extensive research and interviews with Salafi leaders and activists who supported jihad throughout the Moluccas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-250) and index
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Subject Laskar Mujahidin.
SUBJECT Laskar Mujahidin. fast (OCoLC)fst00759592
Subject Islam -- Indonesia
Islam and politics -- Indonesia.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Indonesia
Violence -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
RELIGION -- Islam -- General.
Islam and politics.
Islamic fundamentalism.
Violence -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Nationale identiteit.
Islam och politik -- Indonesien.
Jihad (heligt krig) -- Indonesien.
Islam -- Indonesien.
Våld -- religiösa aspekter -- islam.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781501719226