VU University Amsterdam

Please find below an overview of researchers affiliated to VU University Amsterdam.


Dr. E.A.C. Bartels

Expertise: Islam; Morocco; Moroccan migrants in The Netherlands; gender; ethnic identity; female circumcision.

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D. (Daan) Beekers (PhD candidate)

Title PhD project: This PhD research looks at the ways in which young Dutch Muslims and Christians practice and experience their religion in the context of a society that can be characterized by moral liberalism, consumerism and religious pluralism.

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Dr. L.A. (Lenie) Brouwer

Expertise: Religion; Islam; Cultural Anthropology; migrants in The Netherlands; sexuality; marriage; domestic violence.

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Prof.dr. P.A. (Nelly) van Doorn-Harder

Expertise: Muslim-Christian relations; women and religion; minority cultures; human rights in Muslim countries; Middle East (Egypt) and Southeast Asia (Indonesia).

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Dr. Y. (Yaser) Ellethy

Expertise: Egypt; traditional and modernistic interpretations (tafasīr).

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Dr. A. (Arslan) Karagül

Expertise: Islamic spiritual care; Islamic theology.

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D.T. Koning (PhD candidate)

Title PhD project: Evangelism by immigrant churches in The Netherlands.

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Dr. M. (Marina) de Regt

Expertise: Islam; Yemen; Ethiopia; gender; youth; migration; transnationalism.

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M. (Mehmet) Sahin (PhD candidate)

Subject PhD project: Islam in European, Turkish and Kurdish context; ethical techniques and self-discipline; Gülen Movement.

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Prof.dr. T. (Thijl) Sunier

Expertise: anthropology of religion; Islam in Europe; Muslim youth; european history; migration; Diyanet; Turkey.

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Drs. R.H. (Redbad) Veenbaas

Expertise: religious education; young Muslims; integration.

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Dr. W.B.S. (Stella) van de Wetering

Expertise: Islamic education in the Netherlands; Muslim students; women and Islam.

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Last Modified: 22-07-2014