The Bosnian Case of ‘Liberal Islam’

In ‘Want to Cultivate a Liberal European Islam?,’ Riada Asimovic Akyol argued that “a tolerant European Islam has already existed for centuries” in countries such as Bosnia, Albania, and Turkey. She supported her claim with…

Understanding the Deoband Movement

When I began researching the Deoband movement as a graduate student, I knew basically three things about the Deobandis: there are hundreds of madrasas around the world modelled after the original Deobandi seminary, the Dar…