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American Islam

Richard Wormser

American Islam

growing up Muslim in America

by Richard Wormser

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Published by Walker and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Wormser
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 130 p. :
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18138348M
    ISBN 100802776280

    Nov 01,  · The New York Times Book Review A useful entry level reading Recommended. Choice is a valuable source for students and scholars who study Islam in America and offers useful features such as a chronology of significant events for American Muslims, a list of resources on the topic, and a glossary. Eren Tatari, Review of Middle East Studies. What rapturous joy takes us when a European or American announces their [conversion to] Islam — proof that we are in a constant state of fear, alarm, and chronic anticipation for Western.

    Jul 06,  · The tragedy, I think, of contemporary American Islam is that externally we're defined politically — we're defined as a national security threat, we're . The American Muslim (TAM) List of Recommended Books on Islam * by Sheila Musaji. The books listed here are books that we recommend. This list began with the publication of The American Muslim Resource Directory in At that time we asked 35 people to submit information about the books about Islam that they would most highly recommend.

    The Cambridge Companion to American Islam offers a scholarly overview of the state of research on American Muslims and American Islam. The book presents the reader with a comprehensive discussion of the debates, challenges and opportunities that American Muslims have faced through centuries of American history. "A New York Public Library book for the teen age"--P. [4] of cover Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Becoming American, remaining Muslim -- Islam and the West: the roots of an ancient conflict -- Islam its origins and practice -- Born in the U.S.A. -- High School: the bad and the good -- Love and marriage -- Islam in the African American community -- Islam comes to Pages:


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May 01,  · “This compelling book is an exquisite testament to what it means to subvert Islamophobia. Beydoun stands out as a brilliant scholar and advocate who gives voice and attention to the neglected stories of Black Muslims along with the poor, working class, and undocumented.”—Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, Professor of Law, Columbia Law School and UCLA.

Jan 03,  · Paul M. Barrett’s timely and engaging new book, “American Islam: The Struggle for the Soul of a Religion,” brings some of those voices in the United States to life. Advertisement. Dec 26,  · Paul M. Barrett's well wrought and engaging new book, American Islam, seeks to change perceptions by providing an intimate group portrait of Muslim Americans as they struggle to combat the threats, prejudices and stereotypes that have dogged them since 9/ Barrett, a longtime Wall Street Journal reporter who's now at BusinessWeek, uses his Pages: Feb 01,  · American Islam has great value in illustrating for us the diversity of American Muslims.

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