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The Muslim Community in North America

edited by Earle H. Waugh, Baha Abu-Laban & Regula Qureshi

Publisher
The University of Alberta Press
Initial publish date
Jan 1983
Category
General
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780888640345
    Publish Date
    Jan 1983
    List Price
    $16.95

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Description

Fourteen scholars examine what it is like to be a Muslim in North America today-the pressures inherent in an increasingly secular society; the need for people from radically different cultures to work together to maintain their religion; and the struggles of black Muslims to graft an indigenous North American branch onto mainline Islam.

About the authors

Earle H. Waugh is a professor of religious studies at the University of Alberta. He is the co-editor of Native Religious Traditions (WLU Press), and the author of The Munshidin of Egypt: Their World and Their Song and the Alberta Elders’ Cree Dictionary).

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