Wednesday, 10 February 2010

Universities and Islam... and Engineers!

"... A forthcoming book by Steffen Hertog, a sociologist, will argue that terrorists include a high number of engineers—not because of their need for bomb-making skills, but perhaps because of a mindset that likes rigidity and binary choices..."

(Source: January 9th 2010 issue of The Economist, article entitled 'Universities and Islam: Hearts, minds and Mecca - The rising profile of Muslim students in the Western world')

Yikes!

Link to article below. Critical. As one would expect from The Economist when reporting on Islam/Muslims. Worth reading.

http://www.economist.com/world/international/displaystory.cfm?story_id=15219881

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