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Religious Freedom, Multiculturalism, Islam Cross-reading Finland And Ireland (Muslim Minorities) by Tuula Sakaranaho

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Published by Brill .
Written in English


  • Area / regional studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Middle East,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Finland,
  • Ireland,
  • Islam,
  • Muslim minorities

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12799091M
ISBN 109004153179
ISBN 109789004153172

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Since at least the attacks of Septem , one of the most pressing political questions of the age has been whether Islam is hostile to religious freedom. Daniel Philpott examines conditions on the ground in forty-seven Muslim-majority countries today and offers an honest, clear-eyed answer to this urgent question. It is not, however, a simple answer. It argues that too much emphasis on the freedom of an individual can lead one to forget the importance of cultural dimension. The second part differentiates between cultural diversity and personal freedom and explores the tendency of some Muslim scholars to see religious freedom as simply the right of non-Muslims to remain under Islamic rule without : Roger Trigg. The book consists of three parts: the first part discusses religious freedom and multiculturalism from a conceptual point of view and mainly within the context of Western Europe, culminating in the cases of Finland and Ireland; the second part deals with the establishment of Muslim communities in Europe in general, and in Finland and Ireland in.   Islam: An American Religion demonstrates how Islam as formed in the United States has become an American religion in a double sense―first through the strategies of recognition adopted by Muslims and second through the performance of Islam as a faith. Nadia Marzouki investigates how Islam has become so contentious in American by: 4.

  The Religious Freedom Institute hosted a discussion with author Daniel Philpott and Mustafa Akyol on the current status and future of religious freedom in Muslim majority states.. Religious Freedom in Islam: The Fate of a Universal Human Right in the Muslim World Today by Daniel Philpott is an in-depth look at the constructive middle ground in the debate about religious freedom in Islam. religious freedom, identity affirmation, Islamic commitment, and political resist- ance. The real issue is the hijab itself, its Islamic, or in this case, its WesternAuthor: Gabriele Marranci.   Human freedom and dignity. The bedrock of the Islamic case for religious liberty is the Qur'an's vision of the human person. Filed under Multiculturalism, Religion Tagged with evaluation, Office of Religious Freedom, Religious Freedom, Terry Glavin Abbotsford mosque gets online hate for exhibit on Jesus /02/24 Leave a .

1. Religion and Religious Diversity Challenges Today Anna Triandafyllidou and Tariq Modood. Part I The Governance of Religious Diversity: Freedom of Religion or Freedom from Religion. 2. Nation and Religion: Dangerous Liaisons Anna Triandafyllidou. 3. Multiculturalism and . He is the author of Islam and the Baha'i Faith () and editor of the Yearbook of Muslims in Europe. Tuula Sakaranaho is Professor of Study of Religions at the University of Helsinki. She has published on Muslims in contemporary society and is the author of Religious Freedom, Multiculturalism, Islam: Cross-reading Finland and Ireland (). Allowing one religious and political ideology like Islam open slather can put at risk the very heart of the American system of government and the values of freedom and democracy. Thus these are complex matters indeed, and we need to think through them prayerfully and carefully as we seek to . book is one of the works which will help to raise the period from its infancy to childhood, perhaps to puberty, on the path of arriving at a well-defined Turkish history. Seyfi Kenan İSAM Religious Freedom, Multiculturalism, Islam (Cross-Reading Finland and Ireland) Tuula Sakaranaho Leiden-Boston: Brill, , XVI+ pp.