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Measuring the Muslim: About Statistical Obsessions, Categorisations and the Quantification of Religion
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For a decade and more now, scholars dedicated to research on Muslims in European countries have been struggling to establish the number of Muslims living in the respective countries. Apart from ambiguities of religious and cultural aff…

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Riem Spielhaus, “Measuring the Muslim: About Statistical Obsessions, Categorisations and the Quantification of Religion”, in: Yearbook of Muslims in Europe Online, Edited by: Oliver Scharbrodt, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Egdūnas Račius. Consulted online on 23 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_ANA_03201003>
First published online: 2018



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