Immigration, Islam and the Politics of Belonging in France: A Comparative Framework

Immigration, Islam and the Politics of Belonging in France: A Comparative Framework

Caroline Nagel, an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of South Carolina, reviews  Immigration, Islam and the Politics of Belonging in France: A Comparative Framework. The book deals with the conceptions of citizenship and belonging in France as well as the political claims of Muslim immigrants and minority populations. It focuses particularly on the nationality law reform in France in the 1980s and the controversy over the wearing of headscarves in French state schools.

Publication Part Of International Migration Review
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Book by Elaine R. Thomas, Bard College
Reviewed by Caroline Nagel, University of South Carolina

Journal International Migration Review
Date of Publication Spring 2014
Pages 274-275
DOI 10.1111/imre.12077
Volume 48
Issue Number 1

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