I-RSS has provided policy analyses and recommendations based on original research to Muslim organizations and governments across Canada since 2018.
Our Latest Publications
Our latest publications include the following articles:
Shaping Tomorrow: Understanding Muslim Youth Needs in the Waterloo Region – Final Report, Coalition of Muslim Women Kitchener Waterloo, Institute for Religious and Socio-Political Studies, 2023 by Nakita Valerio.
- European Approaches to Stopping Islamophobia are Inadequate: Lessons for Canadians Combating Anti-Muslim Racism and Hatred. Journal of Hate Studies, 18(1), 63– 79 by Hassina Alizai (2023)
- Muslims and Multiculturalism in Canada, First Issue of the Religious and Socio-Political Studies Journal, (2022)
- Trends and Themes in the Study of Muslims in Canada: A Composite Picture of a Diverse Set of Communities (Literature Review) by Nakita Valerio (2022)
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From the I-RSS Blog
In May, I-RSS was happy to host an incredible discussion of two landmark and important studies on Indigenous Muslims in North…
Last week's talk with I-RSS Researcher Nuray Catic entitled "Persuaded by the Qur'an" Converting to Islam in Canada" was an illuminating…
This article was originally published here: https://www.ualberta.ca/chester-ronning-centre/news/2023/indigenous-history-month-is-an-opportunity-to-change-your-perspective.html Nakita Valerio - June 21, 2023 The beginning of June marked the start…
This past weekend, I-RSS Research Director Nakita Valerio had the pleasure of presenting "Shaping Tomorrow: Understanding Muslim Youth Needs in…
The concept of community identity within the social sciences and humanities has been understood in a variety of ways. While…
Traditional Islamic Scholarship on Family and Kinship Ties – A Meta-Analysis (forthcoming, 2023)
Anthology of Muslim Histories, Community Developments, and Contributions Across Canada (forthcoming, 2023)
Approaches to Disrupting Islamophobia in Canada (forthcoming, 2023)
The Role of Islam in Western Muslim Family and Kinship Conceptualizations (forthcoming, 2023)
Examining Primary Challenges Facing Muslim Youth in Canada: Crisis of Identity and Its Detrimental Outcomes (forthcoming, 2023)
Examining Pathways of Resilience for Muslim Youth in Canada: Youth-Driven Solutions and Belonging in Canadian Muslim Communities (forthcoming, 2023)