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Yahya Asmar


Book Review

Primer on the complexity of biological processes and the role of science in society

Yahya Asmar

Jumada' al-Akhirah 28, 14222001-09-16

THE TRIPLE HELIX: GENE, ORGANISM, AND ENVIRONMENT by Richard Lewontin. Harvard University Press, 2000. Pp. 136. Hbk. US$23.


Corruption of Arabic language a central part of cultural attack on Muslim world

Yahya Asmar

Jumada' al-Akhirah 13, 14222001-09-01

Arabic has the distinction of being a literary language par excellence throughout the Arab and Muslim world, developed directly from Qur’anic Arabic and used in an array of forms ranging from poetry and theology to public policy and news media.

Book Review

Globalization: an alternative analytical view of its perils and possibilities

Yahya Asmar

Jumada' al-Ula' 11, 14222001-08-01

​​​​​​​What Is Globalization? by Ulrich Beck (translated from the German by Patrick Camiller).

Book Review

Ecological and cultural consequences of computer-mediated lifestyles

Yahya Asmar

Rabi' al-Thani 24, 14222001-07-16

Let Them Eat Data: How Computers Affect Education, Cultural Diversity, and the Prospects of Ecological Sustainability

Special Reports

The role of American expatriates in the Muslim world

Yahya Asmar

Rabi' al-Thani 09, 14222001-07-01

All over the Muslim world, and in the Arab countries in particular, there now lives a class of Western expatriates, usually American, who live like an imperial elite and whose true role is often unclear.

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