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Published: 07 April 2016

218 Pages | 2 tables; 1 map


ISBN: 9780190462505

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Rediscovering the Umma

Muslims in the Balkans between Nationalism and Transnationalism

Ina Merdjanova

  • A comprehensive comparative study of the transformations of Muslim identities in the Balkans
  • Examines nation-building from the post-Ottoman era, through communism, to postcommunism, focusing in particular on the role of Islam in the complex political and social development after 1989
  • A nuanced look at the contested notion of a "European Islam"

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