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Muslim families in North America [electronic resource] / edited by Earle H. Waugh, Sharon McIrvin Abu-Laban, Regula Burckhardt Qureshi.

Contributor(s): Abu-Laban, Sharon McIrvin | Qureshi, Regula | Waugh, Earle H, 1936-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Edmonton [Alta.] : University of Alberta Press, 1991Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 369 p.).ISBN: 0888642253; 9780888642257; 1417593059 (electronic bk.); 9781417593057 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Muslims -- Canada | Muslims -- United States | Family -- Canada -- Religious life | Musulmans -- Canada | Musulmans -- �Etats-Unis | Famille -- Vie religieuse -- Canada | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race RelationsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Muslim families in North America.DDC classification: 305.6/971071 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Family and religion among Muslim immigrants and their descendants / Sharon McIrvin Abu-Laban -- The Muslim family : the scriptural framework / Saleem Qureshi -- North America and the adaptation of the Muslim tradition : religion, ethnicity, and the family / Earle H. Waugh -- Islamic identity, family, and community : the case of the Nizari Ismaili community / Fariyal Ross-Sheriff and Azim Nanji -- The Muharram Majlis : the role of a ritual in the preservation of Shia identity / Vernon Schubel -- Parents and youth : perceiving and practicing Islam in North America / Nimat Hafez Barazangi -- Marriage and divorce among Muslims in Canada / W. Murray Hogben.
Marriage strategies among Muslims from South Asia / Regula Burckhardt Qureshi -- Family stability among African-American Muslims / Na'im Akbar -- Muslims in North America : mate selection as an indicator of change / Ilyas Ba-Yunus -- Yemeni and Lebanese Muslim immigrant women in southeast Dearborn, Michigan / Barbara C. Aswad -- Palestinian-American Muslim women : living on the margins of two worlds / Louise Cainkar -- Reflections on Islamic tradition, women, and family / Marilyn Robinson Waldman.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Family and religion among Muslim immigrants and their descendants / Sharon McIrvin Abu-Laban -- The Muslim family : the scriptural framework / Saleem Qureshi -- North America and the adaptation of the Muslim tradition : religion, ethnicity, and the family / Earle H. Waugh -- Islamic identity, family, and community : the case of the Nizari Ismaili community / Fariyal Ross-Sheriff and Azim Nanji -- The Muharram Majlis : the role of a ritual in the preservation of Shia identity / Vernon Schubel -- Parents and youth : perceiving and practicing Islam in North America / Nimat Hafez Barazangi -- Marriage and divorce among Muslims in Canada / W. Murray Hogben.

Marriage strategies among Muslims from South Asia / Regula Burckhardt Qureshi -- Family stability among African-American Muslims / Na'im Akbar -- Muslims in North America : mate selection as an indicator of change / Ilyas Ba-Yunus -- Yemeni and Lebanese Muslim immigrant women in southeast Dearborn, Michigan / Barbara C. Aswad -- Palestinian-American Muslim women : living on the margins of two worlds / Louise Cainkar -- Reflections on Islamic tradition, women, and family / Marilyn Robinson Waldman.

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