Critical Perspectives on Islam and the Western World

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Jonathan Johansen
The Rosen Publishing Group, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 182 pages
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Perceptions that Islam and the Western world have of one another, and moreover, of themselves at times of conflict with the other, are covered here in twenty well-written articles. Justifications for confrontation are examined as well as the assimilation of Muslims in Western society and the anti-Muslim immigrant backlash occurring in some parts of Europe. This collection of analytical writings contains primary source essays from Muslim intellectuals and holy men, as well as the perspective of Bernard Lewis, an expert on the subject of Islam.

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There is a problem with this google copy. They have the correct front and back page however the pages scanned in the middle belong to anther book about Islam.

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Time Continuity and Change Islamss View of the West
Four Basic Rules of Pure Monotheism
From Between Yesterday and Today
From Milestones
From Towards Understanding Islam
Individuals Groups and Institutions The Wests View of Islam
The Roots of Muslim Rage
From The Clash of Civilizations?
From The Religious and Moral Doctrine of Jihad
Jihad Against Jews and Crusaders
From Knights Under the Prophets Banner
The 1999 Government Report on Profiling Terrorists
Civic Ideas and Practice Islam in Europe
France Muslims and the Headscarf
Fear of Islamists Drives Growth of Far Right in Belgium
The Hague Journal 2 Dutch Deputies On the Run From Jihad Death Threats

Why Do They Hate Us?
Global Connections Confrontation
From Islamic Government
Decrees by the Taliban
The Godfather of Jihad
Power Authority and Government Jihad
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