“Islamic Social Movements in the Era of Neoliberal Globalization”
Introduction; making sense of Islamic social movements; post-Islamist intellectual trends; Islamism without fear; critique from within; post-Islamism and armed struggle; conclusion.
Dr. Husnul Amin ontained his PhD in Development Studies (with further specialization in Political Sociology) in 2010 from the International Institute of Social Studies (The Hague). His dissertation concerned the genesis and proliferation of Post-Islamist intellectual and social-political trajectories in Pakistan. He was awarded post-doc fellowship supported by the DRS-COFUND Fellowship Program of Freie University Berlin and the European Commission, hosted by the Berlin Graduate School Muslims Cultures & Societies (BGSMCS) during his research stay, March 2013 – July 2014; availed fellowship at William and Mary, Virginia, USA (January 2014) and research stay at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, USA (October 2015). Under his supervision four PhD and 30 MPhil scholars have successfully defended their dissertations, others are in submission stage. His main areas of research and teaching include: Religion and Politics in the Muslims world; Islamic Social movements and Post-Islamist trends: conflict, peace and development; neoliberal globalization and contemporary Islam, and international political economy. A select list of his articles were published in journals of repute such as Romanian Journal of Political Science; Journal of Islamic Studies; Hamdard Islamicus; Pakistan Perspectives; Pakistan Journal of History and Culture; Pakistan Journal of Criminology, Historicus etc.
Dr. Husnul Amin is currently the Executive Director of the Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue (IRD), and Associate Professor at the Department of Politics & International Relations, at International Islamic University Islamabad.
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The Iqbal International Institute fr Research & Dialogue (IRD) is a constituent unit of the International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI). The IRD has launched a series of publications on various issue in pursuance of its objectives to publish quality books.