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Wearing hijab : uncovering the myths of Islam in the United States

Author: Mary Ann Watson, (Psychologist); Ray LeJeune; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Six women who were born into Muslim families or who chose to convert to Islam talk about being Muslim in the United States, and their choice of whether to wear the traditional veil, the hijab: Mariam Popal, from Afghanistan; Rahina Awini, from Ghana; Alexandra Contos, from Puerto Rico and Greek ancestry; Samreen Hasan, from India; Ayah Sasi, from Libya and United Arab Emirates; Andrea Mikulin, from the United States  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ann Watson, (Psychologist); Ray LeJeune; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 68968146
Notes: Title from title frame.
Credits: Executive producer, interviewer, Mary Ann Watson ; editor, Heather Fralick.
Description: 1 videodisc (34 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: producer/director, Ray LeJeune ; writer, Mariam Popal.

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Six women who were born into Muslim families or who chose to convert to Islam talk about being Muslim in the United States, and their choice of whether to wear the traditional veil, the hijab: Mariam Popal, from Afghanistan; Rahina Awini, from Ghana; Alexandra Contos, from Puerto Rico and Greek ancestry; Samreen Hasan, from India; Ayah Sasi, from Libya and United Arab Emirates; Andrea Mikulin, from the United States with Croatian ancestry.

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