Conversations with History: Jocelyne Cesari on “Islam in the West”

Jocelyne Cesari – Associate, Middle East Center, Harvard University

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Harvard’s Jocelyne Cesari for a discussion of the subtle and complex changes transforming Islam practice and thinking as Muslims live and work in the West. Topics covered include: Muslim women, the changes in religious practices, sharia and Western courts, the emergence of moderate voices, and political factors affecing Western perceptions of Islam.

Recorded December 4, 2008