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The Muslims of America

The Muslims of America

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- United States.,
  • Muslims -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad.
    SeriesReligion in America series, Religion in America series (Oxford University Press)
    ContributionsHaddad, Yvonne Yazbeck, 1935-, University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Dept. of History., University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Near East Area Studies Program., University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Arabic Club.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18070027M
    ISBN 100195085590

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      Muslims are neither new nor foreign to the United States. They have been a vital presence in North America since the 16th century. Muslims in America unearths their history, documenting the lives of African, Middle Eastern, South Asian, European, black, white, Hispanic and other Americans who have been followers of Islam.   In the second decade of the 21st century in America, Muslims consider themselves “as American as apple pie,” don American-flag hijabs, and consider their presence and participation in American politics as a crowning achievement. There is little to no resemblance between the majority of the American Muslim population today, and the very first Muslims Reviews: 2.

    A History of Muslims in America LESSON ONE: Muslims and America: A Long History Presentation Content, Discussion Questions and Activities ING • Tisch Way, Suite • San Jose, CA • Phone: • • “Islam In The Heartland of America” Imam Omar Hazim Edited by Khalil Green The purpose of this book is to inform and educate the general public of how Islam is taught in a mosque in the heartland of America. It includes the Friday khutbah (sermons) by Imam Omar Hazim and several other Imams (Spiritual Leaders).


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The fear of American Muslims in part stems from the stereotype that all followers of Islam are violent extremists who want to overturn the American way of life.

Inherent to this stereotype is the popular misconception that Islam is a new religion to America. In Muslims and the Making of America Hussain directly addresses both of these. Irshad Manji (born ) is a Canadian educator and the author of The Trouble with Islam Today () and Allah, Liberty and Love (), both of which have been banned in several Muslim countries.

Her latest book, Don't Label Me, was published in February Manji is a senior fellow at the Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy of the University of. The Islamic Seminary of America, an Islamic Seminary Foundation institution, is a lighthouse of knowledge and faith devoted to equipping American-based leaders.

We aspire to raise the general level of Islamic understanding within the American Muslim community and throughout American society. The Muslims of the United States --Perceptions of Muslims in the United States --Islamic thought in the United States --Islamic activity in the United States --Muslim women in intercultural perspective --American Muslims and the question of identity.

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I have no reason to doubt that this sad statement is true and for that reason this book is a welcome addition to the shelf of any serious student of American history/5. Islam is the third largest religion in the United States, after Christianity and Judaism. A study estimated that million Muslims were living in the United States, about percent of the total U.S.

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New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad; University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Department of History.; University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Near East Area Studies Program.

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