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Rising Islamophobic Discourses in Europe and Fight Against Islamophobia on the Basis of International Organizations

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Islamophobia or Threat to Secularization? Lost Letter Experiments on the Discrimination Against Muslims in an Urban Area of Switzerland

Produced Groups. American Journal of Sociology 60(4): 370–379. Stark, Rodney. 2002. Physiology and Faith: Addressing the “Universal” Gender Difference in Religious Commitment. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41(3): 495–507 Stolz, Jörg. 2005. Explaining Islamophobia. A Test of Four Theories Based on the Case of a Swiss City. Swiss Journal of Sociology 31(3): 547–566. Stolz, Jörg. 2000. Soziologie der Fremdenfeindlichkeit. Theoretische und empirische Analysen. Frankfurt am Main: Campus. Stolz, Jörg, Judith Könemann, Mallory

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Historical Narratives of Sinophobia – Are these echoed in contemporary Australian debates about Chineseness?

Islamophobia, may be having an impact on the way cultural diversity and migrant groups, such as the Chinese, are being perceived. As a way of engaging with these issues, a brief overview of Australian multiculturalism is presented in the next section of the paper. 2 ‘Multicultural’ Australia Debate continues on how best to understand the relationship between ethnicity and nation ( van Reekum, Duyvendak and Bertossi 2012 ). This debate is relatively pronounced in settler societies such as Australia. In Australia, the imagined nation assumes migration and therefore a

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Intercultural Public Intellectual Engagement

tried to make Holocaust denial a criminal offence but dealt with it through a culture of civility and censure. Do you think that racism, and in particular Islamophobia, are growing problems in this country, and what can politics do to fight against this rise? Most of the evidence suggests that racial discrimination, say in relation to jobs, persists. Ethnic minorities continue to make progress in terms of socio-economic mobility and participation in public life, but that’s mainly because of the extra qualifications they achieve rather than because there is a

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Religion and culture in Europe: law, policies and realities

reaffirmed in the Situation of Fundamental Rights in the EU, a resolution adopted by the European Parliament in 2015, ostensibly to prevent discrimination against any religious or non-religious community and to guarantee equal treatment for all. This resolution also expresses concern that issues of religious insult and blasphemy laws could threaten freedom of speech in the EU. Although antisemitism, Islamophobia and all forms of fanaticism and attacks on religious buildings are condemned, it seems as if attacks on religion are in fact permitted while damage in the physical

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