Precision in the Global War on Terror: Inciting Muslims through the War of Ideas

  • April 01, 2008
  • Dr Sherifa D Zuhur

Never before have Americans paid so much attention to Islam and Muslim ideology. Although efforts have been made to separate mainsteam views from extremist principles, Muslims feel that many of their basic beliefs are under attack in the ongoing war of ideas. The author explores why, surveying a broad swath of accusations and efforts to change Muslim and Islamist ideas and institutions.