Girl Power

Landes, David S.; Landes, Richard A.
October 2001
New Republic;10/8/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 15, p20
Presents information on explanations for the September 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. View that U.S. support to Israel is the reason for the attacks; Impact of the West's growing cultural, political, economic, and military dominance over the lands of Islam on the psyche of many Muslims; Exclusion of women from public life; View that lives of women in most of the Muslim world are remarkably circumscribed; Oppression of women in Islamic societies; Views of Osama Bin Laden, an international terrorist, on the presence of American women soldiers on Saudi soil.


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