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Muslims in western Europe

JГёrgen S Nielson

Muslims in western Europe

by JГёrgen S Nielson

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muslims -- Europe -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-184) and index

    StatementJørgen S. Nielson
    SeriesIslamic surveys
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 190 p. ;
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16826073M
    ISBN 100748606173
    LC Control Number95058204

    America’s Muslims until fairly recently considered themselves a cut above Europe’s. They were more middle-class, more integrated and enjoyed a more harmonious relationship with their chosen. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Muslims in Western Europe by Jørgen Nielsen (, Paperback, Revised) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      According to various estimates, between 15 and 24 million Muslims now live in Western Europe. Demographers predict that by the number of Muslims in Europe will double due to the high birth rate and mass immigration from North Africa and the Middle East. Islam came to Western Europe just a few decades ago. Western Muslims in America and Europe. 59K likes. Islam is world wide message for the Whole humanity. Because it's Simplicity, spirituality,and morality, all cultures can live enjoy living ers: 59K.

      Ordinary Muslims in Europe, who suffer from the demoralisation caused by living as perennial objects of suspicion and contempt, are far from thinking of . The Russian examples of Tatarstan and Chechnya cited suggest that, in today’s Western Europe, equilibrium and co-existence could eventually come about but, given the current tensions (Gladio-inspired or not, the number of Muslims in Europe cheering those attacks is much larger than those who participate in those attacks), Western Europe will.


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Muslims in western Europe by JГёrgen S Nielson Download PDF EPUB FB2

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. Islam is the second-largest religion in Europe after Christianity. Although the majority of Muslim communities in Europe formed recently, there are centuries-old Muslim societies in the Balkans.

Islam entered southern Europe through the expansion of "Moors" of North Africa in the 8th–10th centuries; Muslim political entities existed firmly in what is today Spain, Portugal, Sicily and Malta.

Muslims in Western Europe book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work sets out to provide an introduction to the social, pol 3/5(6). After 9/11 however, the common factor that defined Muslims in the U.S. and Europe was that they were seen simply as Muslim—that is, defined by religion and no longer by their nation of.

Book Description: Introduces the social, political, cultural and religious position of Muslims living in contemporary Europe. This introduction to the story of Muslims in Western Europe describes their early history and outlines the causes and courses of modern Muslim immigration.

It explains how Muslim communities have developed in individual countries, their origins, present-day ethnic.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. out of 5 stars Muslims in Western Europe Reviewed in the United States on J Nielsen, an academic in Birmingham, England, who specializes on Muslim life in Europe, provides a very useful survey of the ten or more million Muslims in twelve countries, ranging from Spain and Italy in the south to Norway and Sweden in the north.4/5(2).

“At the turn of the 21st, there were between 15 and 17 million Muslims in Western Europe, including 5 million in France, 4 million in Germany, and 2 million in Britain.”. Get this from a library. Muslims in Western Europe. [Jørgen S Nielsen] -- "Nielsen describes the history of early European Muslims and outlines the causes and courses of twentieth-century Muslim immigration.

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Starting with a brief account of earlier Muslim. "Muslims in Western Europe provides a useful introduction to the social, political, cultural and religious positions of Muslims living in Europe today. Starting with a brief account of earlier Muslim presences in Europe, Jorgen Nielsen then provides a survey of twentieth-century Muslim immigration, considering its courses and causes.

Start studying Unit 6: Western Europe, Byzantium, and Islam. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The book’s merit is as a reference volume on the policies that governments across Western Europe have adopted in their attempts to better.

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Jørgen S. Nielsen is an Honorary Professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Copenhagen. He is the author of Muslims in Western Europe (3rd edition, Edinburgh University Press, ), and editor of a number of recent books, including Islam in Denmark: The Challenge of Diversity () and Yearbook of Muslims in Europe (from ).

The numbers are startling. Only per cent of Spain's population was foreign-born in In it was per cent. Europe's Muslim population has. He is the Reviews Editor of the Journal of Muslims in Europe and a co-editor of the Yearbook of Muslims in Europe. Reviews A long overdue account of a dimension of Islam in Europe which has generally been ignored in western discussions.

The "Yearbook of Muslims in Europe" will provide an up-to-date account of the situation of Muslims in Europe. Covering 37 countries of western, central and south-eastern Europe, the Yearbook will consist of three sections.

The first section presents a country-by-country summary of essential data with basic statistics with evaluations of their reliability, surveys of legal status and. The Jewish Question is an book by the German historian and theologian Bruno Bauer, written and published in German (original title Die Judenfrage).

In the 19th century, before and after also, in Europe an issue was the ‘Jewish question,’ or J. The interchange between Muslims and Europe has a long and complicated history, dating back to before the idea of 'Europe' was born, and the earliest years of Islam.

There has been a Muslim presence on the European continent before, but never has it been so significant, particularly in Western Europe. 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.Islam in Europe and the Challenge of Integration In Europe, sociological research on Muslims can be traced to the s, when it formed a signiªcant part of general studies on immigration.

The objective of this early research was primarily focused on the integration of Muslims immigrating to Western Europe. An important question that. Europe's Muslims appear to be dreaming of filling this vacuum. The Archbishop of Strasbourg, Luc Ravel, nominated by Pope Francis in February.