Núm. 36 (2024): La representación de los musulmanes como amenaza: una perspectiva europea

Interpretación de los musulmanes en Gran Bretaña: acontecimientos, repercusiones, atmósferas discursivas

Ajmal Hussain
Warwick University
Foto portada: Elisa Lozano Triviño, "Descalza sobre azulejos mudéjares". Septiembre de 2023.
Publicado junio 24, 2024

Palabras clave:

Acontecimientos críticos, Representación, Reconocimiento, Etnicidad, Atmósfera
Cómo citar
Hussain, A. (2024). Interpretación de los musulmanes en Gran Bretaña: acontecimientos, repercusiones, atmósferas discursivas. Revista De Estudios Internacionales Mediterráneos, (36), 111–132. https://doi.org/10.15366/reim2024.36.005


Los musulmanes han pasado a ocupar un lugar central en los debates sobre ciudadanía y pertenencia en el Reino Unido. Este artículo analiza una serie de acontecimientos críticos que les implican y contribuyen a conformar el terreno discursivo sobre los musulmanes y el Islam, desde el caso Rushdie en 1989 hasta la reciente “guerra contra el terror”, para mostrar cómo dan lugar a ciertos tropos y cómo, a través de los medios de comunicación y de la formulación de políticas, éstos cobran impulso con el tiempo para pronunciarse en una atmósfera discursiva en el seno de la cual es aprehendida la vida musulmana.


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