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Sheikhs Batmobile: In Pursuit Of American Pop Culture In The Muslim World Free Download Pdf

Sheikhs Batmobile What happens to our pop culture when it meets another culture head-on—especially one that according to some is completely at odds with our own?In The Sheikh’s Batmobile, pop-cultural commentator Richard Poplak sets out on an unusual two-year odyssey. His mission is to see what becomes of his, and North America’s, obsessions—pop songs and sitcoms, Hollywood movies and shoot-em-up video games, muscle cars and punk music—when they make their way into the Muslim world. Read More →

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How Civilizations Die: (And Why Islam Is Dying Too) Free Download Pdf

Civilizations Die Thanks to collapsing birthrates, much of Europe is on a path of willed self-extinction. The untold story is that birthrates in Muslim nations are declining faster than anywhere else—at a rate never before documented. Europe, even in its decline, may have the resources to support an aging population, if at a terrible economic and cultural cost. But in the impoverished Islamic world, an aging population means a civilization on the brink of total collapse— something Islamic terrorists know and fear. Read More →

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A History of Islamic Societies 2nd Edition Free Download Pdf

History  Islamic Societies Long considered a classic, A History of Islamic Societies is now that much more useful a reference for general readers and scholars alike. Widely praised for its balanced and comprehensive account, Ira Lapidus’ work has been fully revised in its coverage of each country and region of the Muslim world through 2001. Read More →

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