Track 1: Islam in the West

A short introduction to this album.


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Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 Islam in the West    A short introduction to this album. Play now Islam in the West
2 Relating to wider society through inter-faith relations    A look at the spiritual aspects of Sufism and the role of Islam in society. Play now Relating to wider society through inter-faith relations
3 Puritanical Influences    A discussion on why puritanical and anti western readings of Islam are proving so influential in the Muslim community Play now Puritanical Influences
4 Freedom of speech    A research scientist talks about her experiences after 9/11. Play now Freedom of speech
5 Criticism of faith    Why Muslims reacted to the satanic verses in the manner that they did. Play now Criticism of faith
6 Dual loyalty of Muslims    Tariq Ramadan on the issue of dual loyalty of Muslims, to the Muslim Imam and to the non-Muslim state. Play now Dual loyalty of Muslims