Yolande Jansen is a researcher at the Amsterdam Center for Globalisation
Studies (ACGS) of the University of Amsterdam and professor of humanism
in relation to religion and secularity on behalf of the Socrates Foundation
at the VU University Amsterdam. Her publications include Secularism,
Assimilation and the Crisis of Multiculturalism: French Modernist
Legacies (Amsterdam UP, forthcoming 2013) and ‘Postsecularism, Piety
and Fanaticism: Reflections on Jürgen Habermas’ and Saba Mahmood’s
Critiques of Secularism’, in Philosophy and Social Criticism (2011).