Muslim Brotherhood

Muslim Brotherhood - ← Banned in 1954 His definition of...

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Muslim Brotherhood  13/11/2007 08:57:00 Islamist Islamo Fascist Militant Fundamentalist Reform Secularism (Turkey )  Muslim Brotherhood Sayyid Qutb joined in 1950 o He was a literary critic o Called father of modern Islamism  o He was disturbed by Capitalism o Disturbed by sexual laxity  o Wrote Milestones  o And commentary on the Quran “In the Shade of  the Quran” interpretation of Quran o Governments led by Human Ideals are illegitimate Started out as a reformist group At times aligned with Egyptian govt, other times opposed to it Got involved in Govt, when trying to oust the British occupation
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Unformatted text preview: ← Banned in 1954 His definition of Jihad is different • Takes lost of different forms • Doesn’t advocate one kind of struggle but rather stages • Qutb’s stages of Jihad o Assert that there is one G-d o Freely practice Islam Even if it entails the use of Arms o Simply to preach in the way of G-d o Pre-emptive element Jihad does not neccasarily have to be defensive, It could be violent o OBLIGATORY FOR EVERY MUSLIM 13/11/2007 08:57:00 ← 13/11/2007 08:57:00 ←...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course RST 100 taught by Professor Khalek during the Fall '08 term at F & M.

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