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Waqar Ahmad, Ziauddin Sardar. The management of social, religious and ethnic diversity is a key social policy concern in Britain, and Muslims in particular have become a focus of attention in recent years

Waqar Ahmad, Ziauddin Sardar. The management of social, religious and ethnic diversity is a key social policy concern in Britain, and Muslims in particular have become a focus of attention in recent years. This timely and topical volume examines the position of Muslims in Britain and how they are changing and making social, political and religious space.

In the latter book, he offers a critique of ideas such as the notion of an "Islamic state" and "Islamic economics". Later, he went on to develop a new discipline: that of ‘Islamic futures’. Reading the Qur’an, Hurst & Co, London; Oxford University Press, New York, 2011.

Waqar Ahmad Ziauddin Sardar14 de junho de 2012.

Waqar I. U. Ahmad is a former Chief Social Scientist at the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister and a Fellow of the Muslim Institute; and Ziauddin Sardar is Professor of Law and Society at Middlesex University, and i. . Ahmad is a former Chief Social Scientist at the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister and a Fellow of the Muslim Institute; and Ziauddin Sardar is Professor of Law and Society at Middlesex University, and is considered a pioneering writer on Islam and contemporary cultural issues having authored over fifty books. He finds that there is some erosion of cultural boundaries rather than religious ones, which ties in nicely with Ryan’s chapter on youth.

The management of social, religious and ethnic diversity is a key social policy concern in Britain, and Muslims in particular have become a focus of attention in recent years. This timely and topical volume examines the position of Muslims in Britain and how they are changing and making social, political and religious space

Muslims in Britain: Making Social and Political Space. Waqar I. Ahmad and Ziauddin Sardar (ed. Routledge.

Muslims in Britain: Making Social and Political Space. Muslims in Britain: Making Social and Political Space.

This timely and topical volume examines the position of Muslims in Britain and how they are changing and making social, political and religious space. With contributions from world renowned scholars on British Muslims and from policy makers writing on issues of concern to Muslims and others alike, the book explores how British Muslims are changing social and religious spaces such as mosques and the role of women, engaging in politics, creating media and other resources, and thus developing new perspectives on Islam and transforming Muslim society from.

Ahmad, Waqar I. and Ziauddin Sardar, eds, Muslims in Britain, Making Social and Political Space (London and New York: Routledge, 2012). Ansari, Humayun, The Infidel Within: Muslims in Britain since 1800 (London: Hurst, 2004). In: Wolffe J. (eds) Irish Religious Conflict in Comparative Perspective. Histories of the Sacred and the Secular 1700–2000. This paper argues that the refusal of the Muslim Council of Britain to attend Holocaust Memorial Day highlights a key dimension of memory as political myth: namely, the sense that time is cyclical.

Muslims in Britain: making social and political space January 2013. Prior external and internal enemies (in their current manifestations) are apocalyptically destined to threaten the integrity of the nation once more both the future hopes and the future fears of people.

The management of social, religious and ethnic diversity is a key social policy concern in Britain, and Muslims in particular have become a focus of attention in recent years. This timely and topical volume examines the position of Muslims in Britain and how they are changing and making social, political and religious space.

With contributions from world renowned scholars on British Muslims and from policy makers writing on issues of concern to Muslims and others alike, the book explores how British Muslims are changing social and religious spaces such as mosques and the role of women, engaging in politics, creating media and other resources, and thus developing new perspectives on Islam and transforming Muslim society from within. Chapters cover issues of religion and politics, Britishness, governance, parallel lives, gender issues, religion in civic space, ethnicity, and inter ethnic and religious relations, as well as the role of intellectuals, chaplains and activists in reforming Islam and renovating the British political landscape.

Providing a broad and comprehensive examination of the key issues surrounding Muslims in the UK, this book will be a valuable resource for students, lecturers and researchers in sociology, social policy, geography, politics, Islamic studies and other related disciplines.


Muslims in Britain: Making Social and Political Space download epub
Humanities
Author: Waqar Ahmad,Ziauddin Sardar
ISBN: 0415594715
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (June 22, 2012)
Pages: 208 pages