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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 affiliatio…

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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: Stephanie Müssig, Egdūnas Račius, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Oliver Scharbrodt. Consulted online on 27 September 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_ANA_03201003>
First published online: 2018



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