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TV, newspaper, magazine, is terrorism by Syria war and [Islamic State] (IS) in the net are reported every day. Both are associated with the Islamic world. Commentary also increased dramatically. The name of the Sunni and Shia is a large sect of Islam also came to often hear.
Bird's-eye in the Middle East in the hypothesis of Toynbee
When observing the Islamic world In this paper, we would like to introduce the hypothesis that [two of the Islamic civilization. Point of view is the difference in the form of civilization rather than a sectarian conflict.
Proponents of this hypothesis is the historian Arnold Toynbee of the UK. In his book "History of winding study of" (Japanese translation is published in), Toynbee classifies the Islamic world that looks to the one from the outside to the two of civilization. Arabic is a civilization and Iran (Persia) civilization.
Geopolitics by subtracting the auxiliary line] that the differences of civilization form in the Islamic world, history, it is argued the case for Toynbee that the awareness of the international dispute deepens.