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Haunted Presents: Europeans, Muslim Immigrants and the Onus of Histories

Amikam Nachmani

Abstract

Relationships between Europe and its Muslim minorities constitute an extensive focus for discussion both within and outside the Continent. Europe’s readiness to coexist with its Muslim communities, not to exclude them from its culture and wealth, and not to forcibly Europeanize them, is repeatedly questioned. Likewise challenged is the ability and desire of Muslim migrants to change, to absorb, to adapt themselves to European standards and laws, to Western culture, etc. Europeans who have never been too tolerant of the “other,” now confront different ethnic groups who adhere to a different rel ... More

Keywords: Modern European History, Islam, Christianity, Muslim immigration, Holocaust, Jews and Judaism, Racism, Inter-communal relations, Diasporas

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781784993078
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2018 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784993078.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Amikam Nachmani, author
Bar-Ilan University