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The Muslim community in North America [electronic resource] / edited by Earle H. Waugh, Baha Abu-Laban, and Regula B. Qureshi.

Contributor(s): Abu-Laban, Baha | Qureshi, Regula | Waugh, Earle H, 1936-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Edmonton [Alta.] : University of Alberta Press, c1983Description: 1 online resource (xii, 316 p.).ISBN: 0888640331 (bound); 9780888640338 (bound); 088864034X (pbk.); 9780888640345 (pbk.); 1417593083 (electronic bk.); 9781417593088 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Muslims -- Canada | Muslims -- United States | Musulmans -- Canada | Musulmans -- �Etats-Unis | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race RelationsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Muslim community in North America.DDC classification: 305.6/971/071 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 the Shi�a 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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"The majority of these studies were originally papers presented at the symposium on Islam in North America held at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, from 27 to 31 May 1980"--Pref.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-316).

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 the Shi�a 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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