Call for Authors: State, Religion and Muslims.

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Call for Chapter Authors



State, Religion and Muslims. Between Discrimination and Protection at the Legislative, Executive and Judicial Levels


Dr. Melek Saral

Dr. Serif Onur Bahcecik

We are looking for contributors to a peer-reviewed edited book on discrimination against and protection of Muslims in Western countries. The volume seeks to throw light on:

  • The general legal framework for the prevention and punishment of discrimination
  • The national and international legislation giving rise to discrimination or setting the framework with respect to non-discrimination
  • Administrative practices that cause or diminish discrimination
  • Judicial decisions that are relevant to discrimination against Muslims

Each chapter should be between 18000-20000 words and deal with a single country: Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Holland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States.

Topics to be covered for each chapter are: Education, Employment, Exercise of Religion, State Relations with Religious Communities, Hate Crime and Hate Speech.

Researchers are invited to submit a 1-page chapter proposal and a current CV by April 7, 2017 and Authors of accepted proposals will be notified about the status of their proposals, and will be sent chapter guidelines. Full chapters are expected to be submitted by August 30, 2017.

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