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Islam under siege

living dangerously in a post-honor world

by Akbar S. Ahmed

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Published by Polity, Distributed by Blackwell Pub. in Cambridge, UK, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- 20th century.,
  • Islam and world politics.,
  • Globalization -- Religious aspects -- Islam.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-196) and index.

    StatementAkbar S. Ahmed.
    SeriesThemes for the 21st century
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP161.3 .A35 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3577725M
    ISBN 100745622097, 0745622100
    LC Control Number2002154595

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Islam Under Siege points out the need for, and provides the route to, the dialogue of civilizations. September 11,underlined the role of Islam in our time. In its demographic spread, its political span, and its religious commitment, Islam will be an increasingly forceful presence on the world stage in the twenty-first century.

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