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Published: 28 August 2014

384 Pages | 38 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199372003

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Old Islam in Detroit

Rediscovering the Muslim American Past

Sally Howell

  • A new interpretation of the possibilities and limits of Muslim incorporation in American life
  • Provides new evidence about changing gender and ethno-racial dynamics among Muslim Americans
  • Reveals the formative relationship between early immigrant Muslims and African Americans
  • Brings to light the history of institutional development, interethnic collaboration, and religious and political activism of Muslims in the US prior to the 1960s