Fundamentalism type of militantly conservative religious movement characterized by the advocacy of strict conformity to sacred texts once used exclusively to refer to american protestants who insisted on the inerrancy of the bible the term fundamentalism was applied more broadly beginning in the late 20th century to a wide variety of religious movements. In all the above cases islamic fundamentalism represents a conservative religious belief as opposed to liberal movements within islam non abrahamic religions some argue that the religious idea of fundamentalism is limited to abrahamic religions and have connected the phenomenon specifically to the notion of revealed religion. Movements terrorism and political institutions he is currently working on the encyclopedia of islamic fundamentalist movements under contract with praeger publishing house this is a two volume islamic fundamentalist movement encyclopedia that will categorize describe and explain the ideological and. Fundamentalism refers to any sect or movement within a religion that emphasizes a rigid adherence to what it conceives of as the fundamental principles of its faith usually resulting in a denouncement of alternative practices and interpretations there are fundamentalist sects in almost all of the worlds major religions including christianity islam hinduism and judaism
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