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Something better than tolerance

Something better than tolerance

“As a Muslim, a scholar of Islamic studies, and a human-rights activist, I write to argue—indeed plead—against tolerance. Instead, let us look to a new decade that aspires to the higher moral ground of pluralism. Especially during the last 10 years, we have repeatedly been told that we should strive to become more ‘tolerant’ citizens […]

Why Pakistanis hate India

Why Pakistanis hate India

  “In the absence of a true national identity, Pakistan defined itself by its opposition to India.”  In his article “Why My Father Hated India” in The Wall Street Journal, Aatish Taseer describes issues of Muslim identity that are themes of the y:1 Common Reading, Beyond Fundmentalism.  Taseer’s analysis offers an explanation for “the emergence of […]

Complementary Texts

Complementary Texts

A reminder that you can go here (http://www.sbc.edu/y1/complementary-texts) to simply click on the book jacket image to order the book from Amazon. Many of these books can be bought used at a very low price, and many are available as electronic books.    


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