The denunciation of Islamic fundamentalism has slowly evolved into an attack on all Muslims and Islam. This hostility is rooted in the belief that Islam cannot be integrated into secular and liberal society. However, as Olivier Roy makes clear, Muslim intellectuals have made it possible for Muslims to live concretely in a secularized world while maintaining the identity of a "true believer." They have formulated a language that recognizes two spaces: that of religion and that of secular society.Western society is unable to ...

Secularism Confronts Islam 2009, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231141031

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Secularism Confronts Islam 2007, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231141024