THE INFLUENCE OF FOREIGN ISLAMIC EDUCATION ON THE RELIGIOUS CONSCIOUSNESS OF MOSLEMS OF DAGHESTAN (Opening)

Abdulagatov Z.

Abstract

The author states on the basis of historical facts that the foreign Islamic education of Caucasians was a problem for the Russian state at the beginning of the 20th century. According to historical information, expert assessments and data from a small sociological survey, he concludes that foreign Islamic education contributes to changes in the confessional identity of Muslims of Daghestan in the direction of Salafitization of their consciousness at the present time. Thus, foreign Islamic education contributes to the strengthening of interfaith tensions in the republic.

Keywords

foreign Islamic education, ideology, resistance, salafism.

DOI: 10.31249/rmw/2020.03.04

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