Laskar Jihad

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SEAP Publications, 2006 - Political Science - 266 pages

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.

 

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Contents

Contents
7
Introduction
13
The Expansion of Salafis
31
The Rise of Jafar Umar Thalib
63
Toward Political Mobilization
93
From Apolitical Salafism to Jihadist Activism
129
When Identity is Shaken
157
The Drama of Jihad in the Moluccas
185
Conclusion
215
List of Abbreviations and Glossary
223
Bibliography
229
Index
251
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