The Crisis of the Arab Intellectual: Traditionalism or Historicism?
ISBN13: 9780812967852 Condition: NEW Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark. Product DescriptionIn his first book since What Went Wrong? Bernard Lewis examines the historical roots of the resentments that dominate the Islamic world today and that are increasingly being expressed in acts of terrorism. He looks at the theological origins of political Islam […]
Even as Dubai faces its greatest ever financial crisis, the city skyscape will now stretch into the clouds with the grand opening on Monday of the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Dubai.
Fresh fears over the size of Dubai’s debt have sent shock waves through international markets, with major stocks and oil prices falling sharply. Dubai World, the country’s largest conglomerate, wants to suspend payment on its sixty billion dollar debts until next May at the earliest. rt’s financial contributor Max Keiser says the World is entering […]