去军事化的穆斯林政治

伊斯兰堡—穆斯林政府可以将自己从本国权势军方手中解放出来,建立可以与自由民主国家相提并论的文官执政吗?埃及、巴基斯坦和土耳其等国尽管情况大相径庭,却都面临着这一相同紧要问题。

要预测这场斗争结果如何,就必须理解地区的历史。自从伊斯兰教于700年前创立以来,就一直有着军队深度干预政治和治理的传统。事实上,伊斯兰教军事力量的见涨是其在全世界快速传播的助力器。

军队是伊斯兰教在中东以及波斯、南欧和印度次大陆生根发芽的关键。只要新征服的土地上建立起穆斯林国家,那么军队就是其治国的全部。

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