Textbooks The Islamic Challenge Mobi Read Apps Download The voices in this book belong to legislators, local officials, doctors and engineers, educators and intellectuals, lawyers and social workers, owners of small businesses, translators, and community activists. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ They are also all Muslims, who have decided to become engaged in political and civic organizations. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ And for that reason, they constantly have to explain themselves, mostly in order to say who they are not. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ They are not fundamentalists, not terrorists, and most do not supportthe introduction of Islamic religious law in Europe – especially not its application to Christians. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ This book is about who these people are, and what they want.This book is based on three hundred interviews with European Muslim leaders from six European countries: Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands, Great Britain, France, and Germany. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ The question of Islam in Europe is not a matter of global war and peace but raises difficult questions about the positions of Christianity and Islam in public life, and about European identities. Published by Publisher ♜Oxford University Press♜ There is not one Muslim position on how Islam should develop in Europe but many views, and most Muslims are rather looking forways to build institutions that will allow European Muslims to practice their religion in a way that is compatible with social integration.
- Author≣Jytte Klausen_Books
- Publisher≣Oxford University Press
- ISBN 10≣0199289921
- ISBN 13≣9780199289929