European States and their Muslim Citizens (Cambridge Studies in Law and Society)

European States and their Muslim Citizens (Cambridge Studies in Law and Society)This book responds to the often loud debates about the place of Muslims in Western Europe by proposing an analysis based in institutions, including schools, courts, hospitals, the military, electoral politics, the labor market, and civic education courses. The contributors consider the way people draw on practical schemas regarding others in their midst who are often categorized as Muslims. Chapters based on fieldwork and policy analysis across several countries examine how people interact in th…

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The Emancipation of Europe’s Muslims: The State’s Role in Minority Integration (Princeton Studies in Muslim Politics)

The Emancipation of Europe's Muslims: The State's Role in Minority Integration (Princeton Studies in Muslim Politics)This book responds to the often loud debates about the place of Muslims in Western Europe by proposing an analysis based in institutions, including schools, courts, hospitals, the military, electoral politics, the labor market, and civic education courses. The contributors consider the way people draw on practical schemas regarding others in their midst who are often categorized as Muslims. Chapters based on fieldwork and policy analysis across several countries examine how people interact in th…

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Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought

Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political ThoughtThis book responds to the often loud debates about the place of Muslims in Western Europe by proposing an analysis based in institutions, including schools, courts, hospitals, the military, electoral politics, the labor market, and civic education courses. The contributors consider the way people draw on practical schemas regarding others in their midst who are often categorized as Muslims. Chapters based on fieldwork and policy analysis across several countries examine how people interact in th…

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The Revival of Islam in the Balkans: From Identity to Religiosity (Islam and Nationalism)

The Revival of Islam in the Balkans: From Identity to Religiosity (Islam and Nationalism)This book challenges top-down analytical frameworks that view Islam in the Balkans as a repository of ethno-national identities and/or a potential ‘depot’ of conflict between and among nations. It outlines a new conceptual framework in which believers are endowed with the capacity to choose and resist broad classifications amidst the competitive market of religion following the fall of communism. Written by researchers with extensive and hands-on experience in the field, the book provides cross-…

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