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The missing martyrs : why there are so few Muslim terrorists

Author: Charles Kurzman
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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Why are there so few Muslim terrorists? With more than a billion Muslims in the world--many of whom supposedly hate the West and ardently desire martyrdom--why don't we see terrorist attacks every  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Kurzman
ISBN: 9780199766871 0199766878
OCLC Number: 753289781
Description: 248 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Why there are so few Muslim terrorists --
Radical sheik --
Thoroughly modern mujahidin --
Liberal Islam vs. revolutionary Islamism --
Uncle Sam versus Uncle Usama --
Predicting the next attacks.
Responsibility: Charles Kurzman.
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Kurzman is on the scholarly front line. The good news is that he seems to be winning. Times Higher Education Supplement

 
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