The Influence of Modern Myths: Misrepresentation of Cultural Interactions between Christian and Islamic Civilizations

Amanda A. Roy, University of North Georgia

Description/Abstract

The misrepresentation of cultural interactions between predominantly Christian and Islamic civilizations have pervaded modern global perceptions. These misconceptions perpetuate a cycle of prejudice which further divide and incite the cultures against each other. This research seeks to provide deeper insight regarding the influence of these assumptions.

 
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The Influence of Modern Myths: Misrepresentation of Cultural Interactions between Christian and Islamic Civilizations

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The misrepresentation of cultural interactions between predominantly Christian and Islamic civilizations have pervaded modern global perceptions. These misconceptions perpetuate a cycle of prejudice which further divide and incite the cultures against each other. This research seeks to provide deeper insight regarding the influence of these assumptions.