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Title The Muslims of America / edited by Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.

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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  297.0973 M987M    Check Shelf
Description x, 249 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Religion in America series
Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
Note Papers presented at a conference held on the Amherst campus of the University of Massachusetts, April 1989 and sponsored by the Dept. of History, the Near East Area Studies Program, and the Arabic Club of the university.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction : The Muslims of America / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- Muslim organizations in the United States / Gutbi Mahdi Ahmed -- Estimate of Muslims living in America / Carol L. Stone -- Perspectives of the American churches on Islam and the Muslim community in North America / Byron L. Haines -- The Muslim as the "other" : representation and self-image of the Muslims in America / Abubaker al-Shingiety -- Ismail R. al-Faruqi : Muslim scholar-activist / John L. Esposito -- Seyyed Hossein Nasr : defender of the sacred and Islamic traditionalism / Jane I. Smith -- The legacy of Fazlur Rahman / Frederick M. Denny -- Political activity of Muslims in America / Steven A. Johnson -- Daẁah in the West / Larry A. Poston -- Muslims in prison : claims to constitutional protection of religious liberty / Kathleen Moore -- Islamic education in the United States and Canada : conception and practice of the Islamic belief system / Nimat Hafez Barazangi -- African-American Muslim women / Beverly Thomas McCloud -- Two-way acculturation : Muslim women in America between individual choice (liminality) and community affiliation (communitas) / Marcia K. Hermansen -- Islamic issues for Muslims in the United States / John O. Voll -- American foreign policy in the Middle East and its impact on the identity of Arab Muslims in the United States / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- Convergence and divergence in an emergent community : a study of challenges facing U.S. Muslims / Sulayman S. Nyang.
Summary Papers presented at a conference held on the Amherst campus of the University of Massachusetts, April 1989 and sponsored by the Dept. of History, the Near East Area Studies Program, and the Arabic Club of the university.
Subject Islam -- United States.
Muslims -- United States.
Acculturatie
Islamieten
Islam -- États-Unis
Musulmans -- États-Unis
71.37 ethnic groups. (NL-LeOCL)077597206
Islam. (OCoLC)fst00979776
Muslims. (OCoLC)fst01031029
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Aufsatzsammlung (DE-588)4143413-4
Nordamerika (DE-588)4042483-2
Islamieten.
Acculturatie.
Muslim.
Indexed Term Islam
United States
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Kongress (Amherst, Mass., 1989)
Added Author Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck, 1935-
University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Department of History.
University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Near East Area Studies Program.
University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Arabic Club.
Other Form: Online version: Muslims of America. New York : Oxford University Press, 1991 (OCoLC)645808234
ISBN 0195067282 (alk. paper)
9780195067286 (alk. paper)
0195085590
9780195085594
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