http://timbrost.com/wp-content/uploads/TimBrost_logo_340px-1.png 0 0 Tim Brost http://timbrost.com/wp-content/uploads/TimBrost_logo_340px-1.png Tim Brost2016-05-11 13:30:022016-05-12 01:17:21Can being smarter about Islam help Muslims reject terrorist appeals? Maybe.
The editors at Brookings Institute (C. Christine Fair, Jacob S. Goldstein and Ali Hamza) say:
“There is a popular misconception that the serious study of Islam is a step on the road toward radicalization and terrorism. But a heartening finding indicates that knowledge is good, and that those who know more about Islam are more resistant to extremist appeals.”
or from the original posting at Lawfare, here: https://www.lawfareblog.com/can-being-smarter-about-islam-help-muslims-reject-terrorist-appeals-maybe