Yunas Samad is Professor of South Asian Studies at the University of Bradford. His main areas of interest are: South Asia and the Diaspora; Transnational Identity Politics Diaspora, Race, Ethnicity and Multiculturalism; Religion and Nationalism; Ethnicity and Nationalism.
He is author of numerous reports and books including Muslims and Community Cohesion in Bradford - Joseph Rowntree Foundation Report (York, 2010), Pakistan-US Conundrum: Jihadis, Military and the People – the struggle for control (Hurst & Co, 2011), and co-editor with Kasturi Sen of Islam in the European Union: Transnationalism, Youth and the War on Terror (OUP 2007).
In conversation: Israel
"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
Julian Baggini, author, Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, and The Ego Trick