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The Resource Journey into America : the challenge of Islam, Akbar Ahmed

Journey into America : the challenge of Islam, Akbar Ahmed

Label
Journey into America : the challenge of Islam
Title
Journey into America
Title remainder
the challenge of Islam
Statement of responsibility
Akbar Ahmed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines American identity as influenced by its founding and history and the diverse Muslim experience in America, as well as the experience of other religious groups, and how each has affected the other"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Akbar S
Dewey number
305.6/97073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.M88
LC item number
A39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslims
  • Muslims
  • Muslims
  • Islam and culture
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Islam and civil society
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Journey into America : the challenge of Islam, Akbar Ahmed
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-497) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Muslim odyssey -- Part I. American identity. Defining American identity ; Searching for American identity -- Part II. Islam in America. African Americans as first Muslims ; Immigrant Muslims : living the American dream/American nightmare ; Muslim converts : shame and honor in a time of excess -- Part III. Adjusting and adapting. Jews and Muslims : bridging a great divide ; Mormons and Muslims : getting to know you ; The importance of being America -- Appendix : personal reflections on the fieldwork
Control code
ocm491905058
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
528 pages
Isbn
9780815703877
Lccn
2010014051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)491905058
  • (Sirsi) a1048832
Label
Journey into America : the challenge of Islam, Akbar Ahmed
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-497) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Muslim odyssey -- Part I. American identity. Defining American identity ; Searching for American identity -- Part II. Islam in America. African Americans as first Muslims ; Immigrant Muslims : living the American dream/American nightmare ; Muslim converts : shame and honor in a time of excess -- Part III. Adjusting and adapting. Jews and Muslims : bridging a great divide ; Mormons and Muslims : getting to know you ; The importance of being America -- Appendix : personal reflections on the fieldwork
Control code
ocm491905058
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
528 pages
Isbn
9780815703877
Lccn
2010014051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)491905058
  • (Sirsi) a1048832

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