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Title European Muslims and the secular state / edited by Jocelyne Cesari, Seán McLoughlin, the Network of Comparative Research on Islam and Muslims in Europe.
Imprint [Place of publication not identified] : Routledge, 2016.


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Description 1 online resource (214 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Muslims -- Europe.
Islam and politics -- Europe.
Islam and social problems -- Europe.
Islam and state -- Europe.
Contents Introduction / Jocelyne Cesari -- Section I -- Secularity in Europe and the institutionalization of Islam: Legal regulation and political recognition -- The secularity of the state and the shaping of Muslim representative organizations in Western Europe / Silvio Ferrari -- Discrimination and claims for equal rights amongst Muslims in Europe / Valérie Amiraux -- Islam, secularism and multiculturalism after 9/11 / Jocelyne Cesari -- Section II -- The state, civil society and Muslim leaderships: Contested representations of Islam in Europe -- The state, new Muslim leaderships and Islam as a resource for public engagement in Britain / Seán McLoughlin -- Religious authorities or political actors? The Muslim leaders of the French representative body of Islam / Alexandre Caeiro -- Interests, identities, and the public sphere: Representing Islam in the Netherlands since the 1980s / Thijl Sunier -- New modes of social interaction in Italy / Chantal Saint-Blancat and Fabio Perocco -- From 'foreign workers' to 'sleepers' / Gerdien Jonker -- Section III -- Practising Islam in secular contexts: Authority, religiosity and identity -- Migration and the religiosity of Muslim women in Spain / Gema Martín-Muñoz and Ana López-Sala -- Individualizing faith, individualizing identiy / Nadia Fadil -- The quest for authenticity / Christine Jacobsen -- The transformation of a sufi order into a lay community / Gerdien Jonker -- Locating the British Imam: The Deobandi 'Ulama between contested authority and public policy post-9/11 / Jonathan Birt.
Other Author Cesari, Jocelyne.
McLoughlin, Seán, 1969-
Network of Comparative Research on Islam and Muslims in Europe.