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There are, after all, many ways of achieving constructive changes through presenting people with attractive ideas.
It provided understanding of British / French spheres of influence - in what had been Ottoman Empire.
But it not likely to provide a basis for effective government in a changing environment.
Traditional Muslims have good reason to participate in a process to evaluate the ideology of Islamists, as extremists have challenged their authority and implied that extremism is needed to 'take seriously' the claim that Islam (being a religion which deals with all aspects of life) is thus a suitable basis for effective government by God's right-hand-men - a shift towards state religious authoritarianism that would seem likely to further reinforce the constraints on prosperity and modernisation that Muslim-dominated societies have suffered.
They appear to believe that current problems can be solved if they gain power through violently destabilizing existing governments in Muslim societies especially in the Middle East.
For example Islamist extremists appear to believe that Muslim societies' problems are the result of centuries of Western oppression.
Furthermore examining the reasons that Islamists (whether extremist or moderate) believe that their proposals would solve difficulties that plague many Muslim-dominated societies has the potential to reveal obstacles that those societies face that are normally neglected.