Muslims in interwar Europe : a transcultural historical perspective /

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the history of Muslims in interwar Europe. Based on personal and official archives, memoirs, press writings and correspondences, the contributors analyse the multiple aspects of the global Muslim religious, political and intellectual affiliations in int...

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Other Authors: Agai, Bekim (Editor), Ryad, Umar (Editor), Sajid, Mehdi (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Leiden : Brill, [2016]
Series:Muslim minorities ; v. 17.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Towards a trans-cultural history of Muslims in interwar Europe / Bekim Agai, Umar Ryad and Mehdi Sajid
  • In search of religious modernity: conversion to Islam in interwar Berlin / Gerdien Jonker
  • Salafiyya, Ahmadiyya, and European converts to Islam in the interwar period / Umar Ryad
  • Conversion of European intellectuals to Islam: the case of Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje alias 'Abd al-Ghaffar / Pieter Sjoerd van Koningsveld
  • Muslim bodies in the metropole: social assistance and "religious" practice in interwar Paris / Naomi Davidson
  • Indonesian Islam in interwar Europe: Muslim organizations in the Netherlands and beyond / Klaas Stutje
  • Moros y Cristianos: religious aspects of the participation of Moroccan soldiers in the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) / Ali Al Tuma
  • Muslims of interwar Lithuania: the predicament of a torn autochthonous ethno-confessional community / Egdunas Racius
  • Transnational life in multicultural space: Azerbaijani and Tatar discourses in interwar Europe / Zaur Gasimov and Wiebke Bachmann.