TITLE

A Sage for the Age

AUTHOR(S)
Tolson, Jay
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/3/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 23, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Princeton University scholar Bernard Lewis, whose work focuses on Islamic culture and history. How Lewis' ideology has made him the subject of academic controversy; His role as a consultant to the United States government on matters related to Islam; His opinion that cultural condescension on the part of the U.S. is one cause of conflict in the Middle East; Lewis' recommendation that the West not underestimate the threat of Osama bin Laden.
ACCESSION #
5553118

 

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