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Where is the "Muslim World"? Professor Tony McEnery at TEDxLancasterU
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Added Jul 5, 2013
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What is the “Muslim world?” At TEDxLancasterU, linguist Tony McEnery argues that this phrase, which was used 11,000 times in articles discussing Islam written from 1998 to 2009 by the British press, highlights an unsettling trend in the media -- using language that characterizes Muslims as violent and unusual -- a trend that, as he shows, has a long history and he asks us to change.