Contemporary Anti-Muslim Politics: Aggressions and by Kenneth J. Long

By Kenneth J. Long

Contemporary Anti-Muslim Politics offers a succinct yet effective critique of the rules of Western international locations towards Muslims, fairly the competitive international guidelines of the U.S. and the exclusionary household guidelines of Europe. those rules have already claimed thousands of Muslim lives. for many years, guidelines that depend upon conflict, exclusion, and ghettoization have caused clash escalation. The activities of teams corresponding to the Islamic country and Boko Haram are reactions to this historical past. Their strategies exacerbate unfavourable stereotyping of Muslims regularly and Western army options reason many Muslims to pursue survivalist politics that permit and develop such teams. Anti-Muslim politics in Western countries takes many types past battle and exclusion, together with racialization, stereotyping, sacrilegious cultural attacks, mass media scapegoating, or even tolerance, which means whatever unpalatable short of toleration. The gridlock introduced by means of pluralism and constitutionalism, either in Europe and the U.S., serves few humans good, however it has locked Muslims into a particularly abusive established order.

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