Journal abstract Support for Islamist violence among Muslims—howsoever varied—is theoretically and practically important because scholars have demonstrated that popular support for terrorism may explain where terrorist events occur even though[…]
Publisher’s description On British Islam examines the history and everyday workings of Islamic institutions in Britain, with a focus on shariʿa councils. These councils concern themselves with religious matters, especially[…]
Journal abstract At a time when political debate in the West is preoccupied with the perceived impact of extremist ideas on individuals who embrace or support terrorism, this article uses[…]
This valuable work sets out clearly how Jihadist ideology developed from the early writings of Sayyid Qutb and discusses the role and importance of a range of Islamic ideas and terminology.