Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 October 2013

256 Pages | 6 in-text black-and-white figures


ISBN: 9780199600311

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Muslim Childhood

Religious Nurture in a European Context

Jonathan Scourfield, Sophie Gilliat-Ray, Asma Khan, and Sameh Otri

  • The first published study of British Muslim children in this age group (12 and under) to focus on religious nurture
  • Presents rich qualitative data on children's lives
  • The qualitative case study is set in a national and comparative context by an early chapter which provides statistical evidence on religious transmission
  • Includes material on Muslim children's lives in various different domains - the family home; mosques and other religious organisations; school; and wider social networks

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