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Journeying into a Peaceful Islam: A Worldview Framework Approach

  • John Valk
  • Mualla Selçuk
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Part of the Wiener Beiträge zur Islamforschung book series (WSI)

Abstract

In the minds of many in Europe and North America, the words Islam and violence often go hand in hand. Islam is readily associated with 9/11, ISIS, the oppression of women, honour killings, beheadings, and more. Small wonder. The media—newspapers, radio, television and more—report on an almost daily basis some car bombing, suicide bomber, mass killing, or beheading committed in the name of Allah, Islam, or the Islamic State.

Keywords

Central Tenet Religious Education Good Person Religious Plurality Existential Question 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.FrederictonCanada
  2. 2.AnkaraTurkey

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