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Islam, an American religion

Author: Nadia Marzouki; Christopher Jon Delogu
Publisher: New York Columbia University Press [2017]
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The practice of Islam in the United States, spanning more than a century, has a contentious history that has escalated over the past decade. Debates have raged over Islam’s articles of faith, especially within an American context, and its practitioners’ intent. Some characterize these arguments as a clash between a white, evangelical majority and a Muslim minority, or they see it as evidence of the divide between  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Marzouki, Nadia, author.
Islam, an American religion.
New York : Columbia University Press, [2017]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nadia Marzouki; Christopher Jon Delogu
ISBN: 9780231176804 0231176805
OCLC Number: 992534087
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2019
Contents: Foreword, by Olivier Roy Acknowledgments Introduction to the American Edition: A Euro-American Debate Over Islam Introduction 1. Muslim Americans: A Religious Minority Like Any Other? 2. The Mosque Controversies: Moral Offense and Religious Liberty 3. The Anti-Sharia Movement 4. The Face of Anti-Muslim Populism 5. Forcing the First Amendment: American Exporting of Religious Freedom Conclusion Notes Selected Bibliography Index
Other Titles: Islam, une religion américaine?
Responsibility: Nadia Marzouki ; translated by C. Jon Delogu.


Nadia Marzouki investigates how Islam has become so contentious in American politics. She argues that public controversies over Islam in the United States primarily reflect the American public's  Read more...


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Marzouki provides a unique approach to contemporary American political discourse surrounding Islam and documents vital results likely to remain relevant to readers in the United States and Europe for Read more...

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