Book Review on Khaled Abou El Fadl's the Great Theft: Wrestling Islam from the Extremists
4 Pages Posted: 2 Oct 2011
Date Written: January 12, 2008
This book represents a chronological account of opposing ideologies between the Moderates and Puritans of the Islamic faith. The author posited a claim that Puritans dominate Moderates in a politico-power dynamics game. He is also distraught with the illogical misconceptions of some non-Muslims, albeit to misunderstanding the Islamic theology.
Keywords: Khaled Abou El Fadl, Islam, Puritans, Moderates
JEL Classification: A00
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