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Author Laurence, Jonathan, author

Title Integrating Islam : political and religious challenges in contemporary France / Jonathan Laurence, Justin Vaisse
Published Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2006

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 342 pages) : illustrations
Contents Part I. Being Muslim in France. 1. The steady integration of France's most recent and largest minority ; 2. Patterns of exclusion and inclusion in French society ; 3. From religion to identity : 1,001 ways of being Muslim ; 4. Islamic organizations and leaders in France -- Part II. From Muslims into French citizens : Muslims and public policy. 5. Liberté, égalité-- laïcité : creation of the French Council of the Muslim Religion ; 6. Intolerance or integration? The ban on religious symbols in public schools ; 7. An assessment of French policy responses -- Part III. The Politics of Islam in France and Europe. 8. The pursuit of the Muslim vote and its impact on foreign policy ; 9. Anti-Semitism among Muslims and the rise of communautarisme ; 10. The threat of terrorism and the French response ; 11. Conclusion
Summary "Portrays the more complex reality of Muslim integration into French politics and society. Special attention devoted to the policies developed by successive French governments to encourage integration and discourage extremism"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Muslims -- Cultural assimilation -- France
Muslims -- Political activity -- France
Muslims -- Socialization -- France
Islam -- France
Islamic fundamentalism -- France
Islam and politics -- France
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
RELIGION -- Islam -- General.
Islam
Islam and politics
Islamic fundamentalism
Muslims -- Cultural assimilation
Muslims -- Political activity
Politics and government
Religionspolitik
Islam
Soziale Integration
89.41 internal relations of the state with separate groups.
Islam.
Integration.
social integration.
political integration.
religious freedom.
Islam.
immigrant.
trend.
cultural factor.
racial discrimination.
social exclusion.
voting.
terrorism.
Algerian.
Moroccan.
Tunisian.
Turkish.
Muslims -- Cultural assimilation -- France.
Muslims -- Political activity -- France.
Muslims -- Socialization -- France.
Islam -- France.
Islamic fundamentalism -- France.
Islam and politics -- France.
intégration sociale.
intégration politique.
liberté religieuse.
islam.
immigrant.
tendance.
facteur culturel.
discrimination raciale.
exclusion sociale.
vote.
terrorisme.
Algérien.
Marocain.
Tunisien.
Turc.
integración social.
integración política.
libertad religiosa.
islam.
inmigrante.
tendencia.
factor cultural.
discriminación racial.
exclusión social.
votación.
terrorismo.
argelino.
marroquí
tunecino.
turco.
France -- Politics and government.
France
Frankreich
France.
France.
France -- Politics and government.
France.
Francia.
Form Electronic book
Author Vaïsse, Justin, author
LC no. 2006018347
ISBN 0815751524
9780815751526