Muslims and the State in the Post-9/11 West by Erik Bleich

By Erik Bleich

From the terrorist assaults of Sep 11 to the assassination of Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh to the London transportation bombings, dramatic occasions of contemporary years have generated safety matters approximately Muslim groups within the West. those have further an extra layer to the tensions surrounding Muslim immigrant integration and feature generated heated discussions approximately how governments may still handle such demanding situations. This assortment assembles top students to deal with 4 valuable issues regarding the interactions among Muslims and states in modern Europe and North the USA. Its authors examine the timing of Muslims’ emergence as a perceived defense possibility; they overview the range of activities undertaken in accordance with the hot matters; they check the effectiveness of other types of rules in coping with the protection and social demanding situations that governmental actors become aware of; and so they establish correct Muslim sub-groups and their hugely divergent perspectives on contemporary advancements. This booklet therefore serves as a origin for realizing a subject of serious value and as a touchstone for advancing public, coverage, and scholarly debate approximately Muslim-state interactions.

This ebook used to be initially released as a different factor of the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.

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