As europes muslim communities continue to grow so does their impact on electoral politics and the potential for inclusion dilemmas in vote rich enclaves muslim views on religion tradition and gender roles can deviate sharply from those of the majority electorate generating severe trade offs for parties seeking to broaden their coalitions. Ism critics allege muslims are not ready to participate in the politics of ad vanced liberal democracies5 anti muslim prejudice among voters also runs high6 at the same time parties face growing electoral incentives to garner muslim support in many western european countries the largest group of. Dilemmas of inclusion muslims in european politics by rafaela m dancygier recognition of the immigrant origin electorate and especially of the muslim electorate has grown in europe in recent years. In terms of political responsibility it aptly shifts the blame away from european muslims until now european muslims have been blamed for their non inclusion in the european body politic they have been accused of not participating in european politics or of doing so irrationally. The participation of muslims in european politics has spawned a heated debate often dominated by anti immigrant prophets of doom dancygier sheds a cooling light on the issue with a sophisticated analysis of thousands of elections in austria belgium germany and the united kingdom she shows that
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