Corpus ID: 150964866

Engaging Political Islam to Promote Democracy

@inproceedings{Hamid2007EngagingPI,
  title={Engaging Political Islam to Promote Democracy},
  author={Shadi Hamid},
  year={2007}
}
S the attacks of September 11, 2001, Americans have struggled to articulate an overarching, long-term strategy for fighting religious extremism and terror in the Middle East. Most experts on both the left and right agree that promoting democracy will help address the root causes of terrorism in the region, though they differ on to what degree. The reasoning is simple: If Arabs and Muslims lack legitimate, peaceful outlets with which to express their grievances, they are more likely to resort to… Expand
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