Islamophobia as a Key Contextual Factor in Human Rights Adjudication

  • Ilias TrispiotisEmail author
Part of the Mapping Global Racisms book series (MGR)


This chapter examines the existing mechanisms in European human rights law that relate to protection from Islamophobia, and evaluates their potential role in the EU Counter-Narrative Toolkit. To do that, this chapter reviews the relevant literature and case law, and develops a novel theoretical approach to how evidence of Islamophobia in a specific socio-legal context could shape human rights adjudication


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of LawUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK

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