The North American Muslim Resource Guide: Muslim Community Life in the United States and Canada, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The North American Muslim Resource Guide

Muslim Community Life in the United States and Canada, 1st Edition

By Mohamed Nimer

Routledge

354 pages

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pub: 2002-09-20
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Description

This useful resource provides basic information about Islamic life in the United States. Coverage includes population statistics and analysis, as well as immigration information that tracks the settlement of Islamic people in the America. The guide contains contact information for mosques, community organizations, schools, women's groups, media, and student groups. Recent Islamic-American events over the past five years are also reviewed.

To see the Introduction, the table of contents, a generous selection of sample pages, and more, visit the The North American Muslim Resource Guide website.

Reviews

"Valuable to those seeking more insight… This reference is crucial for an unbiased and comprehensive look at Muslims in Canada and the United States… A welcome addition to school and public libraries." -- American Reference Books Annual

"Timely in the light of the increased interest in Islam and North American Muslims… The information is tied together nicely by an index of detailed subheadings. More than a third of the work is dedicated to a select yet extensive directory…Recommended. Public and academic libraries." -- Choice

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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REFERENCE / General
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REFERENCE / Bibliographies & Indexes
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REFERENCE / Directories
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RELIGION / General