A Global Conflict of Interest by David V. Hicks

A Global Conflict of Interest

The Clash Between Religion & Secularism Overshadows The Clash of Civilizations

by David V. Hicks

Almost a quarter century has passed since Samuel P. Huntington wrote The Clash of Civilizations and proposed "a map of the post-Cold War world." In spite of many thoughtful demurs, his map still serves as a touchstone for scholars and pundits who think and write about everything from the emerging world order to the cause of yesterday's terrorism attack in Nigeria or Paris. "It is my hypothesis," writes Huntington,

that the fundamental source of conf . . .