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Can European Islam be Algerian, Moroccan, and Turkish?

November 20, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Jonathan Laurence is an associate professor of Political Science at Boston College and nonresident senior fellow in Foreign Policy studies at the Brookings Institution. He is also an affiliate of the Center for European Studies at Harvard University, where he received his Ph.D. in 2006.

Laurence penned The Emancipation of Europe’s Muslims: The State’s Role in Minority Integration (Princeton University Press 2012), which was the subject of a New York Times Op-Ed and praised by The Economist as “an original and thought-provoking study.” His research has been featured in The Economist,  The Washington Post, La Croix, National Public Radio (Berlin), PBS (NM), and his articles have been published by European Political Science, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, International Crisis Group, Le Monde, The New York Times, Perspectives on Politics, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, Der Tagesspiegel  and other US and European periodicals and think tanks.

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Acknowledgement of Support: This event has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of this event are the sole responsibility of The UNC Center for European Studies and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.


November 20, 2015
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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