Muslimism versus Islamism: On the Triad of Politics, Religion, and Everyday Life

  • Neslihan Cevik


The current chapter develops a more precise and analytical definition of Muslimism. I conceptualize this new form by identifying its key attitudes in three macro realms, which also constitute the “three ds” of Islam in classical Islamic doctrine, namely, din (religion), dunya (everyday life/lifestyle), and dawla (politics).1 This survey of Muslimist temperaments provides us with an ideal cognitive schema or a discursive map.


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