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What Causes Muslims to Doubt Islam? A Quantitative Analysis | Behind the Scenes

What motivates religious doubt among American Muslims? Yaqeen Fellow Youssef Chouhoud gives a behind the scenes look at his publication, “What Causes Muslims to Doubt Islam? A Quantitative Analysis.”

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Youssef Chouhoud

CONTRIBUTOR | Youssef Chouhoud is a doctoral candidate and Provost’s Fellow in the Political Science and International Relations program at the University of Southern California, studying political attitudes and behavior, survey methodology, and comparative democratization. His research elaborates the determinants of core democratic norms by examining understudied groups in both established and emerging democracies. Youssef earned his BA in History from Lehigh University where he went on to complete an MA degree in Political Science as a President’s Scholar.