TITLE

HUMANISTIC ISLAM

AUTHOR(S)
Pinault, David
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Commonweal;1/11/2002, Vol. 129 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the challenge presented by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks for Muslims in the United States. Concerns of Muslims in the country regarding the attacks; Objectives of the Islamic religion; Punishments given for Muslims who convert to other religions.
ACCESSION #
5865171

 

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