Political Islam in South-Eastern Europe and Beyond Dr. Darko Trifunović Research Fellow and Lecturer, University of Belgrade 8 June,
First, it is important to emphasize that there are different definitions, some of which are so broad that they’re almost meaningless. Let me tell you how I understand political Islam. Political Islam are movements that believe that Islam must be reinstated as the all-encompassing framework of all aspects of life, including the political. And that the means to achieve this objective are through politics.