Muslim women in America : the challenge of Islamic identity today / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad, Jane I. Smith, Kathleen M. Moore

Author(s): Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck, 1935-
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Subjects: Muslims--United States--Social conditions
Muslim women--United States--Social conditions
Group identity--United States
Sex role--United States
Islam--Social aspects--United States
United States--Religious life and customs
United States--Ethnic relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: vi, 190 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Smith, Jane I
Moore, Kathleen M., 1959-
Notes: LCCN: 2005020204
ISBN: 0195177835 (cloth : alk. paper)
EAN: 9780195177831
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-183) and index
Contents: Setting the scene -- Persistent stereotypes -- Embracing Islam -- Practices of the faith -- Gender and the family -- Muslim women in the crucible -- Claiming public space -- Competing discourses -- Glossary
OCLC Number: 61204280
ISBN/ISSN: 0195177835