Islam and Muslims in Germany (Muslim Minorities #7) (Paperback)

Islam and Muslims in Germany (Muslim Minorities #7) By Ala Al-Hamarneh (Editor), Jörn Thielmann (Editor) Cover Image
By Ala Al-Hamarneh (Editor), Jörn Thielmann (Editor)
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In the European discourse of post 9/11 reality, concepts such as "Multiculturalism", "Integration" and "European Islam" are becoming more and more topical. The empirically- based contributions in this volume aim to reflect the variety of current Muslim social practices and life-worlds in Germany. The volume goes beyond the fragmented methods of minority case studies and the monolithic view of Muslims as portrayed by mass media to present fresh theoretical approaches and in-depth analyses of a rich mosaic of communities, cultures and social practices. Issues of politics, religion, society, economics, media, art, literature, law and gender are addressed. The result is a vibrant state-of-the-art publication of studies of real-life communities and individuals.

Contributors are Kilian B lz, Kea Eilers, Friedmann Eissler, Konrad Hirschler, Jeanette S. Jouili, Melanie Kamp, Matthias Kulinna, Judith Pies, Claudia Preckel, Robert P tz, Mathias Rohe, Sabine Schiffer, Verena Schreiber, Christoph Schumann+, Wolfgang G. Schwanitz, Clara Seitz, Faruk Şen, Viola Shafik, Yafa Shanneik, Martin S kefeld, Margrete S vik, Levent Tezcan, J rn Thielmann, Nikola Tietze and Maria Wurm.
Product Details
ISBN: 9789004272118
ISBN-10: 9004272119
Publisher: Brill
Publication Date: June 5th, 2014
Pages: 612
Language: English
Series: Muslim Minorities