Islam as a “floating signifier”: Right-wing populism and perceptions of Muslims in Denmark

Contents: Introduction  Interviews and other relevant data The Danish People’s Party rise and ideology Muslims in Denmark and public opinion toward immigration and Islam Against immigration and against Islam Identity, belonging, and the role of Islam Future outlook Conclusion Introduction In her opening remarks at the Parliament on October 4th 2001, Pia Kjærsgaard, leader (1995-2012) … Continue reading Islam as a “floating signifier”: Right-wing populism and perceptions of Muslims in Denmark