Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Kolig, Erich.
Title New Zealand's Muslims and multiculturalism / by Erich Kolig.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.

Author Kolig, Erich.
Series Muslim minorities, 1570-7571 ; v. 9
Muslim minorities ; v. 9.
Subject Muslims -- New Zealand -- Social conditions.
Muslims -- Cultural assimilation -- New Zealand.
Muslims -- New Zealand -- Ethnic identity.
Multiculturalism -- New Zealand.
Group identity -- New Zealand.
Islam -- New Zealand.
New Zealand -- Social conditions.
Description 1 online resource (vi, 272 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Allah is everywhere, even in New Zealand -- Field research -- Community, identity, diversity -- The beginnings -- Muslim representation -- Organisational functions and aims -- Outreach programmes -- The myth of Muslim unity -- Living among infidels -- Orientalism and Islamophobia -- Converts -- Students -- The right to be different : Muslims in the public sphere -- The New Zealand state and multiculturalism -- Secularisation and the right to religion -- Legal instruments -- 'Racial' harmony through interfaith activity -- Education and policy framework -- Democratic participation and public visibility of Muslims -- The difficulty in standardisation of Islamic exceptionalism -- Rivals for custodianship of public morality -- Integration and conflict discourses -- 'When in Rome do as the Romans do' -- The necessity of minority integration -- Conflict discourses -- Blasphemous libel and Islam -- Danish cartoons rock the world -- The Pope's gaffe -- Gender issues : women are equal but different -- Of gender separation and inequality -- Concepts of decency and modesty -- The Burqa case -- Hijab versus Burqa -- Whose authority? -- The Burqa's challenge to multiculturalism -- Globalisation, political Islam and the rise of fundamentalism -- Is extremism rising in New Zealand? -- 'Fundamentalists' and 'moderates' fighting over the Christchurch Mosque and Halal meat -- Muslim firebrand preachers -- Re-Islamisation and fundamentalisation in the world -- Fundamentalism is not all the same -- The radical concept of Jihad -- The spectre of terrorism -- The Zaoui case -- Epilogue: Muslims in the world.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789047440703 (electronic bk.)
9047440706 (electronic bk.)
1282950622
9781282950627
9789004178359
900417835X
OCLC # 695988880
Additional Format Print version: Kolig, Erich. New Zealand's Muslims and multiculturalism. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010 9789004178359 (DLC) 2009033919 (OCoLC)424556184


If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team