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The Muslim Question in Europe

Political Controversies and Public Philosophies

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Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL25919362M
ISBN 109781439912782

In the post-9/11 West, there is no shortage of strident voices telling us that Islam is a threat to the security, values, way of life, and even existence of the United States and Europe. For better or worse, "the Muslim question" has become the great question of our time.   The demographic revolution of the Muslim conquest of Europe is particularly insidious, as it is occurring at a pace, which although rapid in 1, years of historical context, appears glacial in.

A Christian and a Muslim playing chess, illustration from the Book of Games of Alfonso X (c. ). During the high medieval period, the beautiful and amazing muslim empire was at its cultural peak, indeed it was and they were able to eat chicken., supplying information and ideas to Europe, via Al-Andalus, Sicily and the Crusader kingdoms in.   A Muslim is a follower of the Islam religion which is based on the Quran. Islam is the 2nd largest major religion in the world and has more than million followers around the world. Are you interested in world religions, did you study religion or Islam at college, or are you a follower of Islam?

The Islamic religion teaches that Jesus Christ was a practicing Muslim. My question is: is this any less ridiculous than if Christians said Muhammad was a practicing Buddhist? Muslim's claim that Isaiah 42 is a prophecy of Muhammad. Yet Isaiah 53 is one of the foremost prophecies of the crucifixion of Christ in the entire Old Testament.   Europe's governments may try to promote integration, but people-to-people contact will help Muslims to really feel at home. In the Dutch town of .


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On The The Muslim Question in Europe book Question is a triumph."—Alan Ryan, Journal of Church and State "This is an extraordinary book—an impassioned, astute, and erudite critique that strongly refutes the 'clash of civilizations' rhetoric and the stereotypes shaping contemporary discussions of Muslims in the West.

An estimated twenty million Muslims now reside in Europe, mostly as a result of large-scale postwar immigration. In The Muslim Question in Europe, Peter OBrien challenges the popular notion that the hostilities concerning immigrationwhich continues to provoke debates about citizenship, headscarves, secularism, and terrorismare a clash between Islam and the West/5.

An estimated twenty million Muslims now reside in Europe, mostly as a result of large-scale postwar immigration. In The Muslim Question in Europe, Peter O’Brien challenges the popular notion that the hostilities concerning immigration—which continues to provoke debates about citizenship, headscarves, secularism, and terrorism—are a clash between “Islam and the West.”Cited by: 3.

The Muslim Question in Europe. Book Description: The Insecure City is an ethnography of the experiences of moving through Beirut, focusing on the relationship between urban space and social class.

eISBN: The book reaches three important conclusions. First, Muslim Europeans do not represent a monolithic anti-Western bloc -- a Trojan Horse -- within Europe.

They vehemently disagree among themselves but along the same basic liberal, nationalist, and postmodern contours as non-Muslim by: 3. "On the Muslim Question is distinguished by moral daring and intellectual perspicacity."—S.

Parvez Manzoor, Muslim World Book Review "Scrupulously attentive to the everyday facts about the ways in which the Muslim and non-Muslim worlds interact and devastatingly sharp about the way in which the facts undermine a lot of high-flown.

In his excellent work, “Muslims in Europe", Manfred Wolf examines the significant and controversial issue of Muslim integration in European countries. Anyone who reads the news understands the timeliness of his work relative to the conflict in Syria, the issues of terrorism and unrest in many European countries, and the terrible situation /5(6).

A useful introduction to the social, political, cultural and religious position of Muslims living in contemporary Europe. It describes the history of early European Muslims and outlines the causes and courses of twentieth-century Muslim immigration.

Explaining how Muslim communities have developed in individual countries, the book examines their origins, their present day ethnic composition.

In the most fundamental sense, the Muslim question is about the values not of Islamic, but of Western, civilization.

Moving between the United States and Europe, Norton provides a fresh perspective on iconic controversies, from the Danish cartoon of Muhammad to the murder of Theo van Gogh. Get this from a library. The Muslim Question in Europe. [Peter O'Brien] -- The book challenges the popular notion of a clash of cultures pitting Muslim and non-Muslim Europeans against one another.

The study finds instead vehement conflict among three longstanding European. An estimated twenty million Muslims now reside in Europe, mostly as a result of large-scale postwar immigration. In The Muslim Question in Europe, Peter O'Brien challenges the popular notion that the hostilities concerning immigration—which continues to provoke debates about citizenship, headscarves, secularism, and terrorism—are a clash between “Islam and the West.”Author: Peter O'brien.

In Europe, Albania is predominantly Muslim, and, historically, Bulgaria, Bosnia, Macedonia, and Georgia have had Muslim populations. Elsewhere in Europe, significant immigrant communities of Muslims from N Africa, Turkey, and Asia exist in France, Germany, Great Britain, and other nations.

His newest book, Journey into Europe, is the culmination of years of study of the Muslim migration northward, which has accelerated dramatically since the Syrian Civil War. Ahmed and I have. Get this from a library. The Muslim question in Europe: political controversies and public philosophies.

[Peter O'Brien] -- "An estimated twenty million Muslims now reside in Europe, mostly as a result of large-scale postwar immigration. In The Muslim Question in Europe, Peter O'Brien challenges the. In the post-9/11 West, there is no shortage of strident voices telling us that Islam is a threat to the security, values, way of life, and even existence of the United States and Europe.

For better or worse, "the Muslim question" has become the great question of our by:   The question haunts us in the Arab and Muslim world.

We repeat it like a mantra. This article is an adapted excerpt from Ghattas’s upcoming book. people in Europe or the United States. If they do, it would only be exactly because the West has repeatedly invaded and violated the Middle East and North Africa many times.

The military actions of the US and NATO and her allies have generated tons of refugees flooding out of Syria, Li. The book reaches three important conclusions. First, Muslim Europeans do not represent a monolithic anti-Western bloc -- a Trojan Horse -- within Europe.

They vehemently disagree among themselves but along the same basic liberal, nationalist, and postmodern contours as non-Muslim : Book Description: In the post-9/11 West, there is no shortage of strident voices telling us that Islam is a threat to the security, values, way of life, and even existence of the United States and Europe.

For better or worse, "the Muslim question" has become the great question of our time. Political Scientist Peter O’Brien deconstructs this issue in his new book, The Muslim Question in Europe: Political Controversies and Public Philosophies (Temple University Press, ).

“There exists,” he writes, “no great, let alone unbridgeable, gulf in outlook or. The book that resulted from his tour, Journey Into Europe: Islam, Immigration, and Identity, uncovers the economic and social discrimination faced by.

The book’s merit is as a reference volume on the policies that governments across Western Europe have adopted in their attempts to better .But in the end she sees no other possibility for Europe and the U.S. than to solve the Muslim question.

I agree with most of what Norton writes and stands for in her book. The problem is that she presents the realities of today's multicultural European and American societies as the ultimate proof that people like Berman and Rawls got it wrong.