September 11: Religious Perspectives on the Causes and Consequences

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Ian S. Markham, Ibrahim Abu-Rabi
Oneworld, 2002 - Religion - 292 pages
This title offers a comprehensive perspective on the background, causes andutcome of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Containing 13rticles by leading scholars of sociology, theology and history, this bookxamines all aspects of the events, from the motivations of Bin Laden to theifficult question, "why did God permit this?". It also covers Muslim andhristian perspectives and concludes with a thoughtful argument for increasedutual understanding between nations and religions.

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Abu-Rabi' (Secularization and its Discontents), co-director of the Duncan Black Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, and Markham (Plurality and Christian Ethics ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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The terrorist attack on America
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A postSeptember 11 critical assessment of modern Islamic
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Copyright

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