By Carolina Ivanescu
The prior numerous years have visible many examples of friction among secular ecu societies and spiritual migrant groups inside them. This examine combines ethnographic paintings in 3 international locations (The Netherlands, the uk, and France) with a brand new theoretical body (regimes of secularity). Its venture is to give a contribution to an realizing of minority id development in secular societies. as well as enticing with educational literature and ethnographic examine, the publication takes a severe examine 3 towns, 3 nation-contexts, and 3 grassroots sorts of Muslim spiritual collective association, evaluating and contrasting them from a ancient standpoint.
Carolina Ivanescu deals a radical theoretical grounding and assessments latest theories empirically. starting from the concept that faith and citizenship are either an important features of the state's figuring out of Muslim identities, she demonstrates the relevance of collective identity procedures which are articulated via belonging to geographical and ideological entities. those varieties of collective identity and minority administration, Ivanescu asserts, are configuring novel chances for where of faith within the smooth social world.
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Islam and Secular Citizenship in the Netherlands, United Kingdom, and France (Religion and Global Migrations) by Carolina Ivanescu