The future of Islam after 9/11

Mansoor Moaddel

There is no consensus among historians and Islamicists about the nature of theIslamic belief system and the experience of historical Islam, on which one couldbase a definitive judgment concerning Islam’s compatibility with modernity. Nonetheless,the availability of both historical and value survey data allow us to analyzethe future of Islam in light of the horrific event of 9/11. The key factor that woulddetermine the level of societal visibility necessary for predicting the future developmentof a culture is the nature and clarity of the ideological targets in relation towhich new cultural discourses are produced. Based on this premise, I shall try toilluminate the nature of such targets that are confronted by Muslim activists inIran, Yr Aifft, and Jordan.

Wedi'i ffeilio o dan: Yr AifftSylwIranJemaah IslamiyahJordanMB JordanianFwslimaidd FrawdoliaethPalesteinaastudiaethau & ymchwilMB SyriaUnol Daleithiau & Ewrop

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