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Published: 23 April 1987

210 Pages | illus.

ISBN: 9780195041132

Bookseller Code (04)

Islamic Values in the United States

A Comparative Study

Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad and Adair T. Lummis

The religion of Islam is now an American phenomenon. This ethnography of immigrant Muslims considers five Northeastern communities in detail, featuring numerous interviews that provide a highly personal look at what it means to be a believing, practicing Muslim in America at a time when Islam is in the forefront of international news.