TITLE

A Match Made In History

AUTHOR(S)
Winston, Kimberly
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;3/25/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 12, pS14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on several books pairing religion and politics, following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. Overview of 'Unholy War: Terror in the Name of Islam,' by John Esposito; Background of 'The War on Terrorism and the Terror of God,' by Lee Griffith; Response of evangelical publishing houses to the terrorist attacks.
ACCESSION #
6401410

 

Related Articles

  • Vision of peace shimmers in Advent scripture. Griffin, Emilie // National Catholic Reporter;12/14/2001, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p2 

    Comments on the impact of September 11 terrorist attack on politics and religion in the U.S. Enhancement of services offered by the American Red Cross; Identification of the rights of homosexuals and feminists; Influence of religion on the occurrence of terrorism.

  • The soul of a nation. McClay, Wilfred M. // Public Interest;Spring2004, Issue 155, p4 

    Explores the possibilities of the creation of a civil religion in contemporary U.S. society. Issues on the proper place of religion in public life; Implications of a conjunction of politics and religion;Presence of civil faith before and after the September 11 terrorist attacks; Problems on the...

  • Most Palestinians aren't extremists, bishop says.  // National Catholic Reporter;11/23/2001, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p10 

    Reports on Auxiliary Bishop Giacinto-Boulos Marcuzzo's statement that Palestinians who celebrated the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. and the suicide bombings inside Israel are not representative of the majority of the Palestinian people. Message to anti-terrorism prayer...

  • AMERICAN BY FORCE, MUSLIM BY CHOICE. Wadud, Amina // Political Theology;Nov2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p699 

    The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2011 have weighed heavily upon Islam and Muslims in America today. This essay discusses three major concerns that have been adversely affected in the aftermath of the attacks: (1) the eternal security status orange, making travel in America seem like an...

  • AFTER 9/11: RELIGION AND POLITICS. Novak, David // Political Theology;Nov2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p778 

    The political facts that make Jewish-Christian dialogue a possibility and a reality in the present seem to be absent as regards Jewish-Muslim (and Christian-Muslim) dialogue today, especially after 9/11. This article suggests, however, that Jews and Muslims might find some needed common...

  • RELIGION NEWS MOVES INTO THE MAINSTREAM. Kaufman, Debra // Television Week;9/4/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p22 

    The article reports on the increased interest toward religion news since the September 11, 2001 tragedy. Broadcast outlets, which never had a church page, are playing catch-up with newspapers to incorporate more informative coverage of religion with today's top stories. But religion is a tough...

  • Apocalyptic Thinking after 9/11: An Interview with René Girard. Doran, Robert // Substance: A Review of Theory & Literary Criticism;2008, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p20 

    Presents an interview with René Girard on the effects of the 9/11 terrorist attack. When asked about how he sees the events of 9/11 in retrospect, Girard comments that people in the U.S. seems to have forgotten and de-emphasized the event because of the war in Iraq. Girard sees 9/11 as a...

  • Creepy Christianity and September 11. Miller, Toby // Substance: A Review of Theory & Literary Criticism;2008, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p118 

    This essay presents the suggestion that the U.S. public subscribed to reactionary views partly due to their adherence to right-wing evangelical Protestantism, individualism and nationalism, which become more important with increasing economic exploitation. The author highlights the significant...

  • TERRORISM: FROM SAMSON TO ATTA. Drury, Shadia // Arab Studies Quarterly;Winter/Spring2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1/2, p1 

    Examines the contemporary conflict between Islam and the West, resulting from the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Biblical analogy of the conflict; Effect of replacing politics with religion; Conception of Islamic fundamentalists concerning the U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics