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Thijl Sunier Website

Prof. dr Thijl Sunier is full professor of Cultural Anthropology, chair ‘Islam in European societies’ at Vrei Universiteit Amsterdam. His specializations are anthropology of religion (Islam, politics and Islam, leadership, young people and Islam), migration, ethnicity, nation-building, European history, Turkey. Among his recent publications (along with N. Landman), there are the research report Turkse islam.Actualisatie van kennis over Turkse religieuze stromingen en organisaties in Nederland. Een literatuurstudie in opdracht van het Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid (Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment, 2014), and Transnational Turkish Islam. Shifting Geographies of religious Activism and Community Building in Turkey and Europe (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014).