ISIM ISIM Review 15 The ISIM Newsletter has been transformed into the ISIM Review. A lot of interesting articles:


Debates on Islam in Europe

* A Clash of Cultures or a Debate on Europe�s Values? / Olivier Roy
* Submission / Annelies Moors
* Multiculturalism and Citizenship in the Netherlands / Halleh Ghorashi
* Transnational Islam in Western Europe / Ralph Grillo & Benjamin F. Soares

– Politics

* Theses on Religion and Violence / Bruce Lincoln
* The Beslan Massacre / Vladimir Bobrovnikov
* Darfur in War: The Politicization of Ethnic Identities? / Karin Willemse
* Jihadi Opposition in Saudi Arabia / Roel Meijer
* Post-Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia? / St�phane Lacroix

– Minorities & Migration

* Conversion and Conflict: Muslims in Mexico / Natascha Garvin
* The Veil and Fashion Catwalks in Paris / Alec H. Balasescu
* Conflicts Among Hawaii�s Muslims / Mona Darwich-Gatto

– Education

* Academic Freedom Post-9/11 / Beshara Doumani
* From Showcase to Basket Case: Education in Iraq / Nabil Al-Tikriti
* Islamist Responses to Educational Reform / Johannes Grundmann

– Arts & Media

* Mahmoud Darwish: Hope as Home in the Eye of the Storm / Ashwani Saith
* Local Contexts of Islamism in Popular Media / Lila Abu-Lughod
* Courtesans in the Living Room / Kamran Asdar Ali
* Bahibb Issima: Copts and the Public Sphere / Samia Mehrez

– Consumption

* Fashion among Chinese Muslims / Maris Gillette
* Today�s Consumption in Egypt / Mona Abaza

– Islam, Society & the State

* Civil Society and the Islamic Experience / Mohammed A. Bamyeh
* The Reform Nobody Wants Anymore: Iran’s Elections / Morad Saghafi

– Religious Authority

* �Pilgrims of Love�: Sufism in a Global World / Pnina Werbner
* �Official� Islam in Post-9/11 Mauritania / Francisco Freire
* In Search of a Global Islamic Authority / Bettina Gr�f
* An Imam in France: Tareq Oubrou / Alexandre Caeiro
* Internet in a Sectarian Islamic Context / Thomas Pierret

– Institutions

* Timbuktu�s First Private Manuscript Library / Aslam Farouk-Alli
* Public Opinion on Iraq: The Use of Historical Documents / Penelope Tuson

– ISIM Info Pages

* Religion and Modernity / Linda Herrera
* Challenges Facing Activists / Abdulkader Tayob
* Islam and Public Life in Africa / Jos� van Santen
* Reading Religion and the Religious in Modern Islam / Abdulkader Tayob