TITLE

Moral Hazard

AUTHOR(S)
Foer, Franklin
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;11/18/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 21, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates the story of Khaled Abou El Fadl, a liberal Muslim who have been experiencing threats and harassment from other Muslim groups following the terrorist attacks in the U.S. on September 11, 2001. Arguments raised by Abou El Fadl regarding the perceived changes in the core of the Muslim faith; Difficulties faced by an international movement of Muslim intellectuals, in which Abou El Fadl is a member, which opposes the extremism of the Wahhabi group; Details of the torture suffered by Abou El Fadl in May 1985 for being a liberalist.
ACCESSION #
7853467

 

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