In the documentary, Michael Moore claims that catalyzed fears for good or wrong reasons lead people to violence. Issues such as racism, unsustained fear and violence will be discussed in this essay. Living in fears… If there is one thing that unites Americans, it is the intense, and often deadly, fear of the other and even sometimes of each other. Michael Moore is taking a deep look into the American culture. Long after the years where they had to fight for their land and their freedom (by the way, at the expense of the American Indians), they seem to have become completely paranoid.
In addition, religion formed strong spiritual bonds among the people as well (Craig 297). Political leadership also played part in the unification of the Islamic peoples, and played part in the government system over Islamic territory and conquered territories, setting up political ideals such as “little bloodshed destruction, or disruption in conquest; adoption of existing administrative systems with minimal changes…appointment of capable governors (Craig 298). Political administration within the Islamic empire played a major part in keeping peace and prosperity in the growing empire, thus making it a significant factor in the expansion of the Islamic empire from
Muslim merchants traded products such as camel trains, bearing spices, perfumes, and precious metals. Trading helped spread Islām because in order to trade goods and materials needed, they would have to travel all over to different places. When traders reach their destination, they would preach to the traders about Islām and the way of life and how to live it. Islām is not just a religion that people just claim and worship; it’s in fact a way of life. So the traders would tell them about the Islāmic way of living with the five pillars and brief details about Islām.
* On the other side, Mustafa Khan who happens to be the Imam of the Mosque. * Ayesha Khan is Mustafa Khan’s wife and the head pharmacist at a local Walgreens. Jamil Khoury has very well organized this script by keeping in mind all the beliefs and stereotypes that each culture has towards one another. In the world today; almost at all the places there is a conflict between different cultures. And especially when the Muslim culture is concerned, there arouses many opponents to it.
Muslim mathematicians also adopted Arabic numerals from the Indians and used them in place-value system. Student Analysis What is the impact of these mathematical advances on Western Civilization? Document 5 Source: Using scientific observation and their understanding of mathematics and optics, Muslim scholars made advancement in trigonometry and astronomy as well as mapmaking. They used astrolabe (figure A) and the armillary sphere (Figure B) to study the skies and make calculations for their calendars and maps. Student Analysis How did these instruments impact Muslim and Western civilization?
Such areas included: Egypt, North Africa, Armenia, etc. While many had tried to face the Islamic forces, they often fell to them in their bloody conquest to establish dominance. However, not all converts were forced into accepting the Islamic faith by ways of violence. Some people were converted through voluntary association because the religion and traditions appealed to them. On the other hand, others were forced to accept the faith through induced pressures.
Changes and Continuities in The Islamic World During The 600s and Through The 700s. The Islamic world has remained constant in the way that its population is influenced by and follows the customs of the religion called Islam which determines their social/moral codes. However the Islamic world had changed over time as it expanded beyond its cultural territories and improved in its trade and education system. As centuries have passed in the Islamic world from 600 to 800 CE it can be determined that its changes and continuities are due to its religion, trade and political organization, as well as its gender roles and educational system. The first major change in the Islamic world from 600 to 800 CE was around 632 CE when Islam was created, a religious combination of Jewish, Christian, and Arabic faiths.
Muslims faith study the Qur’an, believing Muhammad is considered the final prophet of God, his words and deeds are fundamental sources of Islam. In Arabic, the Qur’an directs speech of God. Qur'an (Arabic), the most important religious text of Islam. Though many West African countries are Muslim, and the Swahili pockets (of Arab influence) in East Africa, Africa south of the Sahara has an incredible diversity of peoples, cultures, and languages as well. The Muslim cultures are found within the Middle East.
Muslims are still facing old crisis such as poverty and illiteracy among its followers while these new challenges such as religious radicalism that is added into the other two ancient challenges are troublesome for Muslims society to deal with. IS made a lot of distortion in order to legitimize their terrorism activities that harmed everyone including Muslims worldwide. Not only the non-Muslims' lives are at stake, Muslims’ lives are at stakes too so, not every Muslim is alliance of IS. Due to IS’s misled behaviour, Muslims all around the world are usually casted out to avoid any terrorisms activities to
Actually, Arabs are also known to follow Christian, Judaism or Druze religions. (Arabs Religion, n.d.) One U.S. policy that has recently been changed, since the attacks on America, is racial profiling. This tactic if often used in American airports to overt further attacks on American soil. The check-in process at American airports is a stringent procedure that many Americans and visitors are subjected to experience because he or she may resemble the Arab or Middle Eastern race. There have been laws put into place to prevent racial profiling based on an individuals religion or religious appearance in four states, Alaska, California, Massachusetts and Arkansas.