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Muslim and Western States Have Allowed Extremists to Become Voice of Islam, Says Akeel Bilgrami

Philosophy Professor Akeel Bilgrami says the actions of both Muslim and western states have allowed extremists to become the voice of Islam, even though they are not representative of the religion's population. His perspectives on this topic appear in "Politics and the Moral Psychology of Identity" (Harvard University Press), which is due out next year.

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Shot: Dec 20, 2001
Published: Aug 08, 2002
Last modified:Jan 29, 2004