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Apocalyptic Thought, Conspiracism and Jihad in Indonesia

Fealy, Greg


The impact of apocalyptic and conspiracist discourses on Indonesian jihadi thinking and behaviour has been little studied, but evidence in recent years is mounting that it has been significant. Many Indonesians who joined Islamic State forces in Syria and Iraq from 2013 were driven in part by a belief that the final cataclysmic battle between Islam and its foes would occur there imminently, and the families responsible for the 2018 Surabaya suicide bombing which killed more than...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
Source: Contemporary Southeast Asia
DOI: 10.1355/cs41-1d


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