New multicultural identities in Europe: religion and ethnicity in secular societies

"How to understand Europe's post-migrant Islam on the one hand and indigenous, anti-Islamic movements on the other? What impact will religion have on the European secular world and its regulation? How do social and economic transitions on a transnational scale challenge ethnic and religiou...

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Contributors: Leman, Johan 1946- (Editor); Sezgin, Ismail Mesut (Editor); Toğuşlu, Erkan (Editor)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Leuven Leuven University Press [2014]
Series/Journal:Current issues in Islam
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Europe / Multi-cultural society / Identity / Religion / Ethnicity / Secularism
Further subjects:B Europe Ethnic relations
B Multiculturalism (Europe)
B Muslims (Europe) Social conditions
B Minorities (Europe)
B Islamophobia (Europe)
B Muslims Cultural assimilation (Europe)
Online Access: Volltext (OpenAccess Lizenz (Creative Commons License)
Parallel Edition:Non-electronic
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Summary:"How to understand Europe's post-migrant Islam on the one hand and indigenous, anti-Islamic movements on the other? What impact will religion have on the European secular world and its regulation? How do social and economic transitions on a transnational scale challenge ethnic and religious identifications? These questions are at the very heart of the debate on multiculturalism in present-day Europe and are addressed by the authors in this book
Introduction. The manifestation of identities in a plural post-secular Europe / Johan Leman, Erkan Toğuşlu and İsmail Mesut Sezgin -- Post-migrant interactions/identification. New and old identity patterns of religious young Muslims in Germany / Cüneyd Dinç ; Connecting home and school : on the second generation Muslim children's agench in Belgian schools / Goedroen Juchtmans ; Immigrant identity, social adaptation and post-secular society in Europe / Marcel Mečier ; Manufacturing self-respect : stigma, pride and cultural juggling among Dalit youth in Spain / Kathryn Lum ; A case of Euro-Muslimness in Poland? : the Polish Tartars / Katarzyna Warminska -- Non-migrant, anti-Islam interactions/identifications. 'Anti-Islamisation of Europe' activism or the phenomenon of an allegedly 'non-racist' Islamophobia / Vincent Legrand ; Discourses on religion and identity in Norway : right-wing radicalism and anti-immigration parties / Frédérique Harry ; Competing forms of identity and the concept of soverignty in Europe / Murat Svencan ; Democratic theory and the authonomy of non-Christian religious courts in the UK / Ephraim Nimmi ; Islamophobia and the rise of Europe's multiculturalism / Chris Allen -- Conclusion. Ethnic-religious intersections and new multiculturalism / Johan Leman, Erkan Toğuşlu and İsmail Mesut Sezgin
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references