From Legitimacy to Social Change: Understanding the Appeal of Salafism
Ahmad Saiful Rijal Bin Hassan
Date of Issue2016-09-28
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
As a religious ideology, Salafism is gaining wide acceptance in the Muslim world while attracting increasing attention in the West today. Many Muslims embrace it as the authentic Islam. What are the features that make Salafism so appealing to many Muslims?
Country and Region Studies
RSIS Commentaries, 238-16
Nanyang Technological University