the clash of interpretations: radicalization and its effects in the wake of the terrorist attacks in france
Author: Pierre Tositti
Date Publsihed: 9.2.15
For too long the discourse has been to simplistic and reductive to: black and white, ying and yang, laxist or racist, laicity vs. religion. This tendency and need to compare things, this attitude of you are with or against, in way gives voice to partisans of the theory of clashes; if not of civilization certainly of interpretation. The recent events have demonstrated how it is strenuous to address issues that are intertwined to aspects ranging from sociology, religion and politics.