Islamophobia and Anti-Semitism; Sociology of Sleep
Islamophobia and Anti-Semitism, comparisons are strikingly absent in British accounts of race and racism. Laurie Taylor finds out why. Also, sleep for shift workers and students.
Islamophobia and Anti-Semitism - similarities and differences. Comparisons of anti-Semitic and anti-Muslim sentiment are strikingly absent in British accounts of race and racism. Laurie Taylor talks to Nasar Meer, Reader in Comparative Social Policy at Strathclyde University, about a new study which attempts to remedy this omission. They're joined by Rumy Hasan, Senior Lecturer at the Sussex Centre for Migration Research at the University of Sussex.
Also, the sociology of 'sleep'. How does sleep fit into our wired awake world? Catherine Coveney, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Warwick, explores the sleeping experiences & strategies of shift workers and students.
Producer: Torquil MacLeod.
Senior Lecturer, Sussex Centre for Migration Research, SPRU - Science and Technology Policy Research, University of Sussex
Find out more about Dr Rumy Hasan
Dangerous Liaisons: The Clash Between Islamism and Zionism
Publisher: New Generation Publishing
Reader in Comparative Social Policy at Strathclyde University
Find out more about Dr Nasar Meer
Key Concepts in Race and Ethnicity
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd (23 Aug 2014)
Racialization and Religion: Race, Culture and Difference in the Study of Antisemitism and Islamophobia
Edited by Nasar Meer
Special Issue of Ethnic and Racial Studies: Racialization and Religion: Race, culture and difference in the study of Antisemitism and Islamophobia
Volume 36, Issue 3, 2013
(free download for limited time)