Internet, Identity and Islamic Movements: The Case of Salafism in Indonesia

@inproceedings{Iqbal2014InternetIA,
  title={Internet, Identity and Islamic Movements: The Case of Salafism in Indonesia},
  author={Asep Muhamad Iqbal},
  year={2014}
}
The revolution of information and communication technology has transformed the world into different shape, including Muslim world. This technology in the form of internet does not merely have the democratizing potential for Muslim world, but also has created a new public sphere and new Islamic authority. This paper discusses the role of internet as played by Muslim religious movement, especially Salafism in Indonesia. Using textual analysis of data collected from their websites, this article… CONTINUE READING