Book Discussion on Passion for Islam

Ms. Murphy talked about her book Passion for Islam: Shaping the Modern Middle East,The Egyptian Experience, published by… read more

Ms. Murphy talked about her book Passion for Islam: Shaping the Modern Middle East,The Egyptian Experience, published by Scribner. In it, Ms. Murphy, a Pulitzer-winning journalist and former Cairo bureau chief for the Washington Post, argues that a myriad of social, political, and religious factors have made today’s Middle East a combustible region and has contributed to Islam’s new power and turmoil. She studies Egypt to show one example of how these forces play out across the area, allowing terrorism to gain a foothold. close

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Book Discussion on Passion for Islam

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Program ID:
173954-4
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 8, 2002
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2003

Airing Details

  • Dec 08, 2002 | 5:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2002 | 6:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2002 | 8:44pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2003 | 3:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
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