Islam, Islamism And Terrorism

B. De Atkine, Norvell
January 2006
Army Magazine;Jan2006, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p55
The article addresses issues concerning the alleged relation of Islamism to terrorism. In the wake of the U.S. terrorist attacks, the involvement of the Islam religion as the facilitator of terrorism is raised. A history tracing the roots of radical Islam is presented. Islamism is a totalitarian ideology that seeks to use the Islam religion as a vehicle to power. The misconceptions on Islamism is mentioned. There is an elaboration on activities by Islamist Movements, Islam and Islamists. The Islamist jihadist movement is intended to subdue the House of War, the non-Muslim world.


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