By Haideh Moghissi,Halleh Ghorashi

In view of the growing to be impact of faith in public lifestyles at the nationwide and foreign scenes, Muslim Diaspora within the West constitutes a well timed contribution to scholarly debates and a reaction to issues raised within the West approximately Islam and Muslims inside of diaspora. It starts with the idea that diasporic groups of Islamic cultures, whereas originating in nations ruled by way of Islamic legislation and spiritual practices, faraway from being uniform, are in truth formed of their lifestyles and studies through a posh net of sophistication, ethnic, gender, non secular and nearby elements, in addition to the cultural and social affects in their followed houses. inside of this context, this quantity brings jointly paintings from specialists inside of Europe and North the US to discover the tactics that form the studies and demanding situations confronted by way of migrants and refugees who originate in international locations of Islamic cultures. proposing the newest examine from a number of destinations on each side of The Atlantic, Muslim Diaspora within the West addresses the realities of diasporic existence for self-identified Muslims, addressing questions of integration, rights and equality ahead of the legislations, and hard stereotypical perspectives of Muslims. As such, it is going to entice students with pursuits in race and ethnicity, cultural, media and gender reports, and migration.

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