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Introduction: Germanizing Islam and Racializing Muslims

Esra Özyürek

in Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162782
eISBN:
9781400852710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162782.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter discusses some questions on the contradictions and challenges in the lives of German converts to Islam. It aims to provide a preliminary understanding of what it means to ... More


Muslim Integration and European Islam in the Next Generation

Jonathan Laurence

in The Emancipation of Europe's Muslims: The State's Role in Minority Integration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144214
eISBN:
9781400840373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144214.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the future prospects for Muslims' political and social integration. A number of the social, cultural, and political adjustments that will characterize Europe in coming ... More


Salafism as the Future of European Islam?

Esra Özyürek

in Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691162782
eISBN:
9781400852710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162782.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter concentrates on the theological aspects of Salafism that attract non-Muslims in postunification Germany. It argues that certain characteristics of Salafism, particularly its ... More


Balkan Muslims and the Discourse on a “European Islam”

Ina Merdjanova

in Rediscovering the Umma: Muslims in the Balkans between Nationalism and Transnationalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199964031
eISBN:
9780199333226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199964031.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter compares Muslim populations in Western Europe and in the Balkans, and discusses the different dimensions and interpretations of the contested notion of a “European Islam” (hermeneutical, ... More


Rediscovering the Umma: Muslims in the Balkans between Nationalism and Transnationalism

Ina Merdjanova

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199964031
eISBN:
9780199333226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199964031.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book discusses the role of Islam in the political and social developments in the Balkans after the end of the Cold War. With the newly-gained religious freedom, and in the context of multiple ... More


The Qur’anic Calf Episode Between Orientalism and Islamic Tradition

Michael E. Pregill

in The Golden Calf between Bible and Qur'an: Scripture, Polemic, and Exegesis From Late Antiquity to Islam

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198852421
eISBN:
9780191886881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852421.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter discusses the qur’anic Golden Calf episode as it is traditionally interpreted in both Muslim exegesis and Western scholarship. The qur’anic references to the image worshipped by the ... More


The Mission at Srinagar

Tom McInally

in George Strachan of the Mearns: Seventeenth-century Orientalist

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474466226
eISBN:
9781474491280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474466226.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

Strachan’s personal copy of Raimondi’s published New Testament in Arabic was once part of the library of the Jesuit mission station in Srinagar. The chapter’s attempt to explain this includes a ... More


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