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ABC/BBC polls 2007 on bin Laden, 140, 142 2009 on Afghan view on U.S. military presence in Afghanistan, 65, 204 ABC News, 6 Afghanistan 2006 poll on Muslim views on U.S., 12 2007 poll on bin Laden, 140, 142 2008 poll on U.S. foreign policy, 12 2009 poll on Afghan view on U.S. military presence in Afghanistan, 65, 204 on Afghan views of attacks on U.S. military, 65 on foreign aid organizations operating in, 232 on Muslim views on U.S., 64–65, 203–04 2010 poll on presence of U.S. troops, 64 relations with U.S. under Obama, 16 See also Afghanistan war Afghanistan Study Group recommendations , 200 Afghanistan war attacks on U.S. troops in, 61 reducing U.S. military in, 200, 203, 235 as war of perceptions, 5 Africa 2005 poll on U.S. foreign policy, 12 2009 poll on U.S. foreign policy, 14 See also specific countries Age differences among Muslims, effect on views on U.S., 16–17 AKP. See Justice and Development Party (Turkey) Al Gama’a Islamiyya, 143 Algeria 1999–2004 poll on democracy as desirable, 149 2005–08 poll on pluralistic political environment, 176 on women in political roles, 181 2006 poll on Arab rejection of existence of Israel, 90 on attacks on U.S. military in Middle East, 61 on civilian attacks in Iraq to resist U.S. occupation, 123 on democracy as desirable, 149, 150, 152 on democracy’s compatibility with Islam, 153 247 Index Personal names starting with al are alphabetized by the following part of the name. 10-0559-8 BMrev:0305-1 3/3/11 4:16 PM Page 247 Algeria (cont.) on freedom of expression, 178 on freedom of religion, 174, 175 on human rights, 172–73 on Muslim identity, 34 on positive attributes of U.S. and Western culture, 31 on religious scholars’ and clergy’s role, 162 on separation of religion and state, 155 on sharia as official law, 156 on women’s rights, 180 2010 poll on views on U.S., 15 support for terrorist groups, 3 U.S. support for authoritarian regime in, 214, 226 Al Qaeda and radical Islamic groups, 7, 114–45 2006–09 poll on, 20–21, 93 2008 poll on al Qaeda and Taliban operating within Pakistan, 66 on likelihood of al Qaeda attacks in U.S. if U.S. withdrew from Iraq, 71 and aversion to extremism, 118–20 comparison to U.S. as threat to Muslims, 5, 115, 116, 143–45, 196 dealing with dissonance through denial and avoidance, 128–36 differentiating goals and methods of, 127–28 and historic religious reasons for Western opposition of Islam, 26 Muslim rejection of attacks on civilians, terrorism, and suicide bombings by, 120–27, 234 Muslim world’s support for, 2–3, 6–7, 116–18, 195, 234 and Pakistan, 119–20, 205 and Palestinian situation, 212 rationalization of radical attacks on civilians, 136–39 rejection of benign rationales for U.S. military presence in Middle East, 43 rejection of moderate governments as illegitimate, 120 rejection of world order, 182 removal of U.S. troops from Muslim countries as goal of, 61, 200 resurgence of since 9/11, 194 U.S. continued need to fight, 215 views on al Qaeda generally, 115–16, 140 war on terrorism’s effect on, 236 weakening by U.S. taking less threatening stance, 236 See also Bin Laden, Osama; September 11 attacks American people 2002 poll on Middle East conflict and U.S. pressure on Israel, 211 2003 poll on Middle East conflict and U.S. aid to Israel, 211 2004 poll on military presence in Middle East, 206 2005 poll on democracy as compatible with Islam, 216–17 2006 poll on Iran-U.S. relations, 208 on military presence in Middle East, 206 2008 poll on war on terrorism, 236 2010 poll on Iran-U.S. relations, 208 on Middle East conflict and U.S. role, 211 on policing role for U.S., 206 anti-Muslim bias of, Muslim perception of, 2, 83–85, 96–97, 195 distinguished from U.S. government in Muslim polls, 11 Al-Anani, Khalil, 222 Anti-American groups, passive and active support for, 3–4, 9, 17–21 Anti-Muslim bias, Americans perceived as having, 2, 83–85, 96–97, 195 Arab American Institute poll on U.S. role in Darfur (2007), 57 Arab Barometer polls (2006), 6 on Arab rejection of existence of Israel, 90 on democracy as...

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ISBN
9780815705604
MARC Record
OCLC
712783428
Pages
275
Launched on MUSE
2015-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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