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  • October 18, 2011|Barbara KayThe National Post (Canada)

    As an academic discipline, Islamic Studies had a political father and a spiritual mother. Political in that colonizing governments sought to understand the peoples they ruled over for more effective control. Spiritual in that Christian missionaries

  • May 13, 2011|Barbara KayThe National Post (Canada)

    For various reasons, some good, many Western universities are keen to establish Islamic Studies programs. And for various other reasons, the same is true of Islamist organizations -which tend toward a fundamentalist interpretation of Islam. To...

  • May 13, 2011|Barbara KayFull Comment Web Log (National Post of Canada)

    For various reasons, some good, many Western universities are keen to establish Islamic Studies programs. And for various other reasons, the same is true of Islamist organizations — which tend toward a fundamentalist interpretation of Islam. To...

  • May 11, 2011|Barbara KayCampus Watch

    For various reasons, some quite innocent, many Western universities are keen to establish Islamic Studies programs on their campuses. And for various other reasons, some quite pernicious, Islamist organizations are keen to see Islamic Studies...