Tag Archives: Islamophobia

In pursuit of the pagans: Muslim law in the English context

Link to article here. Abstract A reconfiguration of law is taking place in the contact between Western and Muslim law. While Muslim law is itself a complex, pluralistic amalgam of different legal ‘bricks,’ in the context of the struggle for … Continue reading

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Two books on Islamophobia: a review

Thinking through Islamophobia: Global perspectives S. Sayyid and Abdoolkarim Vakil (eds.) London: C. Hurst & Co., 2010 Islamophobia Chris Allen Farnham: Ashgate, 2010 The publication in 1997 of the report Islamophobia: A Challenge for us All, by the Runnymede Trust’s Commission … Continue reading

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