New PDF release: Competing Visions of Islam in the United States: A Study of

By Kambiz GhaneaBassiri

ISBN-10: 031329951X

ISBN-13: 9780313299513

This publication fills a void within the examine of Muslims within the usa, offering the 1st in-depth research of the big Muslim inhabitants in la County. It examines an array of matters dealing with the yank Muslim inhabitants, starting from gender and ethnicity to political and da 'wa (missionary) actions. This research inquires into the position Muslims see for themselves and their non secular culture within the usa and provides the varied perspectives of Islam held by way of Muslims in the United States this day. This paintings might be of curiosity to scholars and students of Islamic tradition and faith, in addition to these attracted to the altering face of faith in America.

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