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Author Ahmed, Akbar S., author.

Title Journey into Europe : Islam, immigration, and identity / Akbar Ahmed.

Published Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2018]


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 UniM Bail  305.697094 AHME    AVAILABLE
Physical description 573 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-551) and index.
Contents Part I. European dialectic -- Europe : turbulent and mighty continent -- Primordial tribal identity in Europe -- European pluralist identity -- Part II. Islam in Europe -- Muslim immigrants : the ghosts of European imperialism -- Indigenous Muslims : "We are Europeans" -- Muslim converts : seeking God in an age of secularism -- Part III. Lessons from Europe -- Judaism, Islam, and European primordial identity -- Terrorism, immigrants, ISIS, and islamophobia : a perfect storm in Europe -- Europe at the crossroads : monsters, modernity, and the imperative for convivencia.
Summary An unprecedented, richly detailed, and clear-eyed exploration of Islam in Europe and the place of Islam in European history and civilization.
Other author Brookings Institution. issuer of work.
Subject Muslims -- Europe -- Ethnic identity.
Muslims -- Europe -- Social conditions.
Muslims -- Religious life -- Europe.
Muslims -- Cultural assimilation -- Europe.
Islam and culture -- Europe.
Islam and politics -- Europe.
Civilization -- Islamic influences.
Islamophobia -- Europe.
Identity politics -- Europe.
Cultural pluralism -- Europe.
Religious tolerance -- Europe.
ISBN 0815727585 (cloth) (alk. paper)
9780815727583 (cloth) (alk. paper)
9780815727590 (ebook)