Marfleet, Philip
January 2003
Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter/Spring2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1/2, p71
Academic Journal
Examines European perceptions of the discourse of civilizational conflict in relation to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Overview of the theory of global cultural conflict conceptualized by Samuel Huntington; Identification of European Union ideologues and politicians of the extreme right; Failure of the clash thesis to comprehend the character of the nation-state.


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