The Islamist Politics in the Era of Neoliberal Globalization The Case of Jamaat-E-Islami Pakistan

  title={The Islamist Politics in the Era of Neoliberal Globalization The Case of Jamaat-E-Islami Pakistan},
  author={Husnul Amin},
  journal={Mediterranean journal of social sciences},
  • Husnul Amin
  • Published 4 July 2014
  • Political Science
  • Mediterranean journal of social sciences
The essentialist theoretical approaches assume Islamic movements, if got access to state power, will lead their respective societies to a kind of totalitarian state, a condition resulting into complete destruction of the existing social, political and cultural traditions and replacing them with new political institutions. Such an imagination of the Islamic movements is further ignited by the Islamic movements’ self-portrayal as the harbingers of “total” change and “radical revolution” that is… 
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