- why there is no inherently cruel religion;
- why you are truly unique; and
- the process from which radicalism arises.
In the Name of Identity Summary and Review
by Amin Maalouf
Has In the Name of Identity by Amin Maalouf been sitting on your reading list? Pick up the key ideas in the book with this quick summary. If someone asked you, “Who are you?” would you be able to give an answer that wasn’t simply your name? Explaining your true identity can be one of the hardest things to do. What would you mention? Your political or religious affiliation? Your sexuality? Your educational background? This book summary will help you to understand the many ways we understand identity. You’ll be taken on a tour around the world to various cultures and religions, so that you may learn how and why so many aspects of our lives are influenced by the way we feel about ourselves – sometimes wrongfully so. In this summary of In the Name of Identity by Amin Maalouf, you’ll learn