Capitulations (1985)

Film details

  • Featuring

    John Roberts

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1985

  • Type

    Television

Alternative titles

  • Introducing the Triumph of the West Alternative

Synopsis

John Roberts sums up the series and considers the nature of the final 'triumph' of the West. In the past, Islamic rulers like Ataturk in Turkey looked to the West for guidance and inspiration, but countries countries like Oman, which have recently emerged from almost mediaeval isolation are forced to make choices. Oman is determined to remain Islamic but hospitals, schools, television, technology and a new university carry with them the inevitable challenge of western civilisation.

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