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National Identity Formation in Pakistan: Analysis of the Anti-Secular Narrative

1 Introduction During a 2-month fieldwork in Kathmandu, I met a number of Ahmadiyya refugees from Pakistan. Although the Government of Nepal does not recognise them as refugees, they get some living allowance (4,000 Nepalese Rupees per month in 2009) from the International Organisation of Migration (IOM). Despite this allowance, they were observed to live under difficult circumstances. I enquired a 20-year-old Ahmadiyya his reasons for living in such miserable conditions. In reply, he stated that unlike in Pakistan, there was no threat to his life in Nepal

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The Decline and Resurgence of Turkish Islamism: The Story of Tayyip Erdoğan’s AKP

soft power to the maximum extent, often with great intensity. The instruments of the state’s hard power, such as forced migration, population transfer, legal sanctions and penalties ( Yilmaz 2002 , 2003 , 2005a ) were used to impose uniformity on Turkish society. In addition, the resources of educational and religious institutions, the media, the arts and such, which Althusser (1971) called “ideological state apparatuses” in addition to organic intellectuals ( Gramsci 1971 ) were used to socially engineer the “acceptable citizen” ( Yilmaz 2013 , 2014 , 2015

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Von der documenta lernen? Über die kulturelle Dringlichkeit im Ursprung der Ausstellungsreihe und ihre transkulturellen Implikationen für das kuratorische Konzept der documenta 14

(2005): Migration und Zuwanderungen im Nationalsozialismus. Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung: http://www.bpb.de/gesellschaft/migration/dossier-migration/56358/nationalsozialismus, zugegriffen am 25.10.2017. Pastor Roces, Marian (2005): Crystal Palace Exhibitions. In: Filipovic, Elena, Hal, Marieke van, Øvstebø, Solveig (Hgg.) (2010) The Biennial Reader. An Anthology on Large-Scale Perennial Exhibitions of Contemporary Art. Ostfildern-Ruit, Bergen: Hatje Cantz, S. 50-65. Preziosi, Donald (2001): The Crystalline Veil and the

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Forced Entanglements: Stories of Expulsion, Sovereign Power and Bare Life

institutionnelles de l’intimité et fabrique de la ressemblance nationale en Suisse”, Migration sociétés , 25 (150): 61–94. Lavanchy Anne. 2015. Glimpses into the Hearts of Whiteness. In: Purtschert P., Fischer-Tiné H. (eds) Colonial Switzerland. Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series. Palgrave Macmillan, London. Ligtenberg, Monique. 2018. “Endstation Ausschaffungsgefängnis,” in Flughafen Kloten: Anatomie eines komplizierten Ortes , Aether Verlag. Melgar, Fernand. 2012. Le vol spécial. https://vimeo.com/111191661 . Melgar, Fernand. 2013. The

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