THE MISCHIEF OF APPEARANCE AND SPREADING EXTREMISM IN ISLAMIC SOCIETIES (SANDŽAK IN SERBIA AS AN EXAMPLE) Cover Image

ŠTETNOST ŠIRENJA EKSTREMISTIČKIH GRUPACIJA U MUSLIMANSKIM ZAJEDNICAMA (PRIMJER SANDŽAKA-SRBIJE)
THE MISCHIEF OF APPEARANCE AND SPREADING EXTREMISM IN ISLAMIC SOCIETIES (SANDŽAK IN SERBIA AS AN EXAMPLE)

Author(s): Hajrudin Balić
Subject(s): Islam studies, Security and defense, Studies in violence and power, Sociology of Religion
Published by: ISLAMSKI PEDAGOŠKI FAKULTET U BIHAĆU
Keywords: extremism; phenomenon; solutions; Islamic society Sandžak;

Summary/Abstract: Extremism is not only a religious phenomenon but it is equally can occurs different spheres in societies. We meet extremism in politic, culture, sport, and arts, while in the political field its destructiveness is the most dangerous and the most prominent. In religion often the extremism appear as violent acts which can cause a real harm to the society. It's wrong to think that extremism is connecting with a specific religion as Islam, Christianity, or Judaism, because it happens with any religion. This paper produces an analytical view about the extremism phenomenon and groups in Sandzak. This phenomenon exists for almost twenty years which is sufficient time to understand and analyze. It's important to study and analyze the extremism phenomenon and its impacts, reason and consequences on the life of Muslims, and future of Islam in Sandzak. The educated class role in the Islamic society is an important role to face the extremism, finding the appropriate solutions, and preventing its negative impact on the society.It's important to urge the officials to face the problem having to do with public which may spread and cause a harm effects on Muslims. This paper tries to produce an example how to deal with extremism and find solutions to it.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 10
  • Page Range: 79-92
  • Page Count: 14
  • Language: Bosnian