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Lecture: The Concept of Jihad in Islam

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Lecture Details

Event Date1/12/2002
Event LocationCalifornia
Event Description

Event Transcripts

Quotes Made at this Event

On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society - "It`s worth reading" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society - Note: How video games are used to desensitize children to kill
The Brothers Karamazov - "The Greatest Western Writer" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
The Brothers Karamazov - Note: SHY quotes from the book talking about Shamelessness stemming from Shame
The Brothers Karamazov - "The second most important novel in Western Literature (New Brunswick Fundraiser)" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
Letter from the Birmingham Jail - Note: How Christian leaders were mad at Martin Luther for `rocking the boat`
The Apology - Socrates - Note: One of many Socrates books mentioned by SHY. (Even though this one wasn`t written by him)
The Apology - Socrates - "Worth reading every once in a while" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
The Apology - Socrates - Note: SHY also quoted from the book, on how the state worries too much about its interests
Adam Smith`s Mistake - "About Adam Smiths mistake with `supply and demand`" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
Adam Smith`s Mistake - "I love this book" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf