Islam and the West: Dialog of Cultures

Objectives

As a result of this lesson, students will be able to:

• Find in the media key issues of concern to Muslim communities
• Identify key issues of the American community
• Understand different perceptions of each others’ communities
• Define the terms “perceptions” and “dialog”
• Explain commonalities or issues where dialog may be able to occur

Contributed Material: 
Target Grade Level: 
College/University
Author: 
Charlotte E. Lott, professor of economics
Author Institution: 
Chatham University
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